Frenchman vs Idiot - What's the difference?

frenchman | idiot |

As nouns the difference between frenchman and idiot

is that frenchman is a man of french birth or nationality while idiot is (slang|derogatory) a proponent of intelligent design.




  • A man of French birth or nationality.
  • A home-made tool used by bricklayers to cut excess mortar from newly pointed brickwork.
  • (UK) The red-legged partridge.
  • idiot


    Alternative forms

    * eejit * idjit, idget (eye dialect)


    (en noun)
  • (pejorative) A person of low general intelligence.
  • usage note This may be used pejoratively, as an insult. It is a weak insult, however, and between close friends, family members, or lovers, is often completely nonaggressive.
  • (obsolete, medicine, psychology) A person who lacks the capacity to develop beyond the mental age of a normal four-year-old.
  • Synonyms

    * See also


    * genius