Posted by JohnC on December 19, 2003
In Reply to: Re: Dim as a Toc-h Lamp posted by Barney on December 18, 2003
: : : any ideas to the this means....???
I agree with the dim lamp explanation. The expression is used to describe someone who is a bit dense or stupid, eg "He hasn't a clue - dim as a Toc-H lamp."