- The definition of a putz is a silly, foolish, stupid or worthless person who can't do anything right.
A dumb person who cannot do anything right is an example of a putz.
putz definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- the penis
- a person regarded as stupid, simple, foolish, etc.
Origin: ; from Yiddish ; from German finery, ornament
Slang to waste time; putter (around)
putz definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Slang A fool; an idiot.
- Vulgar Slang A penis.
To behave in an idle manner; putter.
Origin: Yiddish pots, penis, fool.