Date: Tue, 25 Apr 1995 00:45:21 EDT
From: kim mckinzey 74525.1614[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]COMPUSERVE.COM
Subject: spelling of dufus
So, if the word is Polish (do we have more evidence?), how DOES one choose the
Anglicization of a Polish word?
The problem is, all the dictionaries to opine are devoted to slang (or
regionalisms: yes, I saw the DARE cite; thank you, David). I therefore contend
the spelling is not yet decided. I hope to do so by getting it into the