Simple-simon meaning

A foolish fellow; a simpleton.
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(person, proper) A foolish character in a nursery rhyme.
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A fool, or gullible person.

The President merely showed he is a Simple Simon.

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Origin of simple-simon

  • After Simple Simon , a character in a nursery rhyme

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • from the nursery rhyme of the same name.

    From Wiktionary