stooge

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v stooge act as a stooge, in a compliant or subordinate manner "He stooged for the flamboyant Senator"
    • v stooge act as the stooge "His role was to stooge for the popular comedian"
    • v stooge cruise in slow or routine flights
    • n stooge a victim of ridicule or pranks
    • n stooge a person of unquestioning obedience
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Usage

In literature:

The organizers and their stooges are the only ones to call for speedy sentencing and for death-penalties.
"The Origins of Contemporary France, Volume 3 (of 6)" by Hippolyte A. Taine
Dr. Stooge, Head of the Provincial University, Haroe English Any Sense of Humour?
"My Discovery of England" by Stephen Leacock
His stooge, who had already risen with a prepared speech of seconding, simply gaped.
"Null-ABC" by Henry Beam Piper and John Joseph McGuire
You were another perfect stooge, from Grady's point of view.
"Ham Sandwich" by James H. Schmitz
That alone should dictate undying hatred for the English and their stooges, the Prods, in Ulster.
"The Land of Look Behind" by Paul Cameron Brown
I had just put the second bar around the neck of the stooge from the audience when I noticed something queer.
"The Double Spy" by Dan T. Moore
He's still here with a couple of his stooges.
"Big Pill" by Raymond Zinke Gallun
I got wind of it through a hot tip from a stooge in New York.
"Nan Sherwood on the Mexican Border" by Annie Roe Carr
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In news:

Musician Iggy Pop of The Stooges ruled the stage at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony.
'The Three Stooges' features first-rate performances.
Will Sasso, from left, Chris Diamantopoulos and Sean Hayes in a scene from "The Three Stooges," on DVD.
"The Three Stooges" (2012, PG, 92 min.
How could anybody hate The Stooges.
A Bought-and-Paid-For Wall Street Stooge.
If you're a Three Stooges fan, and I know there are a lot of you out there then that meant something.
Iggy and the Stooges at the Riviera.
The woman is suing the actor over an incident at an Iggy and the Stooges concert.
Will it more resemble the Stooges or Brian Eno.
'The Raven ' and 'Stooges'.
The Stooges Brass Band recently traveled to Pakistan for a series of performances sponsored by the US Consulate.
'Three Stooges' are only rival for 'Hunger Games'.
You may never see an audience react with such pure, naked emotion to the Three Stooges.
INTERVIEWS Iggy and the Stooges' New Tour Rider Is the Best Thing You'll Read Today.
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