noun, plural bozos. Slang.
a fellow, especially a big, strong, stupid fellow.
a rude, obnoxious, or annoying person: Two or three bozos tried to cut in ahead of the rest of us in the supermarket line.

1915–20, Americanism; of uncertain origin Unabridged
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bozo (ˈbəʊzəʊ)
n , pl -zos
slang (US) a man, esp a stupid one
[C20: of uncertain origin; perhaps based on beau]

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Word Origin & History

"muscular low-I.Q. male," c.1910, perhaps from Sp. bozal, used in the slave trade and also to mean "one who speaks Spanish poorly." Bozo the clown was created 1940 at Capitol Records as the voice in a series of story-telling records for children ["Wall Street Journal," Oct. 31, 1983].
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Example sentences
It's a three ring disaster, the bozo the clown forgot to install an off switch.
True, a skilled teacher is going to do a better job than a bozo any day,
  regardless of technology.
Sadly, it is quite possible that this bozo is still our best choice.
Every bozo can set up a journal with his buddies and call it peer-reviewed, but
  that doesn't make it worth anything.
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