Doofus vs Douchebag - What's the difference?

doofus | douchebag |


As nouns the difference between doofus and douchebag

is that doofus is (slang) a person with poor judgment and taste while douchebag is a sterile container which holds the fluid used for giving a vaginal douche.

doofus

English

Alternative forms

* dufus

Noun

(en-noun)
  • (slang) A person with poor judgment and taste
  • Stocks Genius or Dot-Com Doofus? – Wired News
    Danny is such a doofus!

    Synonyms

    * (person with poor judgement and taste ): boob, dolt, blockhead, lowbrow, oaf

    douchebag

    English

    Alternative forms

    * douche bag

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A sterile container which holds the fluid used for giving a vaginal douche.
  • (US, slang, vulgar) A jerk or asshole; a mean or rude person; someone seen as being arrogant, snobby or obnoxious.
  • ''That douchebag ruined my shrimp cocktail.
    ''Why doesn’t that guy get a job? He’s a regular douchebag .
    ''It's fine to help your friends eat healthy, but don't be a douchebag and harass them about it.
  • (US, slang) Any social misfit; a doofus, dork, or nerd.
  • ''That pocket protector makes you look like a douchebag .

    Derived terms

    * douchebaggery