Fred Nerk

someone imaginary, usually regarded as the archetypal fool or simpleton

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • Fred Nerk — /frɛd ˈnɜk/ (say fred nerk) noun Colloquial an imaginary person regarded as the archetypal fool or simpleton. {from the name of a fictional character in The Goon Show (1951–60), BBC radio comedy} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Fred Nerk — Australian Slang someone imaginary, usually regarded as the archetypal fool or simpleton …   English dialects glossary

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