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The best bit

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by willie45, Sep 22, 2017.

  1. willie45

    willie45 Well-Known Member

    is that the BBC decided it had to explain the word "dotard" :rolleyes:

    I reckon Rupert Murdoch must be running it these days
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  2. spinno

    spinno Well-Known Member

    Wasn't he the dog in EastEnders?
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  3. willie45

    willie45 Well-Known Member

    It took me a minute but that's given me a laugh. Thank you :)
  4. spinno

    spinno Well-Known Member

    You're very welcome
  5. steveandthedogs

    steveandthedogs Well-Known Member

    I'm still lost. Dog? Eastenders?

  6. spinno

    spinno Well-Known Member

  7. steveandthedogs

    steveandthedogs Well-Known Member


  8. spinno

    spinno Well-Known Member

    The dog
    In EastEnders
    Not to be confused with Ethel's Little Willie or Dirty Den's Roly.....
  9. steveandthedogs

    steveandthedogs Well-Known Member


  10. spinno

    spinno Well-Known Member

  11. Geren

    Geren Well-Known Member

  12. Learning

    Learning Ethelred the Ill-Named

    Now that this useful word 'dotard' is back in circulation, I expect its frequent use, by opponents of both sides in discussions about Brexit.
  13. Andrew Flannigan

    Andrew Flannigan Well-Known Member

    Nearly as usefull as "callow". ;)
  14. spinno

    spinno Well-Known Member

    Surely you mean callous....
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  15. Roger Hicks

    Roger Hicks Well-Known Member

    The word must have been in the air, looking for a home: I used it for the first time in years a (very) few days before the Wrong'Un's translator.



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