The responsibility for putting a nincompoop in charge of federal disaster relief doesn't rest with the nincompoop .
Or maybe you think I'm a crass, stupid, nincompoop ?
When the audience looked at him, it saw a sniveling nincompoop .
America felt more comfortable with a nincompoop , or at least a lot of those who voted did.
For some people, this can be horrible, and certainly if you're not a nincompoop you'll be aware of this and try and manage your public presentation of personality accordingly.
It's great for you, too, because if your one guy is an ill-prepared nincompoop , then your whole country doesn't go down with him,’ she says.
The small hotel bar is one of the most uncomfortable places I have ever visited, and filled with the sort of shrill nincompoops that I would normally go to great lengths to avoid.
We'd feel like nincompoops without our jackets and helmets.
Then of course there are curmudgeons like me who think it's a waste of time to invent something that helps nincompoops organize their recipes, play solitaire, or set a trap for a wireless mouse.
Now wizened, and hopefully wiser too, he still is not able to leave an impression on anybody except two real nincompoops in the film.