• British English Slang – Twit.
  • Meaning – A foolish or stupid person. This expression can also be used to describe someone who is annoying.
  • This slang is mildly offensive. It is usually used in a humorous¬†or affectionate way.
  • Roald Dahl – the wonderful British author – wrote a book called The Twits. The Twits are a wicked and hideous couple who continually play practical jokes on each other because they dislike each other so much.

Mr. Twit was a twit. He was born a twit.

Example:
  • “Jack was looking for his reading glasses for an hour last night. They were on his head the whole time. He’s such a twit!”
A quote from The Twits

Another fabulous quote from The Twits