Not the smartest person around

To lose the head, annoyed.
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"
an annoying weedy person. e.g. " Jeez that Geoffrey Donaldson, he's only a skittery whelp"

When someone is supposed to be working but is just laying around generally wasting time.

That bi ther is ridin out the day hi.
Hold on a minute

To take a long time.


"the dinner is taking ages"

To talk excessively


e.g. "go on with your blathering!"
Ornamental area around a fireplace