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Not the smartest person around
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To lose the head, annoyed.

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yet another term meaning eejit but describing a person of not much use. e.g. "that useless sooskin couldn't pour shit from a shoe if the instructions were on the heel"
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an annoying weedy person. e.g. " Jeez that Geoffrey Donaldson, he's only a skittery whelp"
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When someone is supposed to be working but is just laying around generally wasting time.

That bi ther is ridin out the day hi.

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Hold on a minute
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To take a long time.

 

"the dinner is taking ages" 

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To talk excessively

 

e.g. "go on with your blathering!" 

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Ornamental area around a fireplace