Loof (n): The opposite of a fool; a person who does things believed to be crazy, but does a brilliant job of it. Often used to describe a brilliant yet crazy person.
One would expect a loof to be rich after he invented the remote control.
Loof (v): To act with an air of confident carelessness.
Don’t loof around as if you know everything.
Loofily (adj.): To behave like a loof (see above).
He loofily went about creating stuff.
I so wanted to come up with a word for “a foolish genius” after reading this oatmeal comic. And I dedicate this to Nikola Tesla. The greatest loof there can ever be.
P.S.: Somebody add this to the dictionary!
One response to “New Word: Loof”
This for the above mentioned superb information about : Nikola Tesla
Brilliant one! Clearing the misconception about Edison, and binging in forth the real Inventor(Geek) is indeed a great contribution to humanity!