- US slang a despicable or stupid person
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
- Slang Termsfool;
- Slang Terms Vulgar. penis.
- Yiddish puts literally, ornament, finery, probably noun, nominal derivative of putsn to clean, shine; compare early modern German butzen to decorate (German putzen to clean, brighten)