phrases, sayings, idioms and expressions at

Phrases, Sayings and Idioms Home > Discussion Forum

Re: What a Maroon

Posted by Mike kemble on February 11, 2007

In Reply to: What a Maroon posted by Alan Woodward on February 02, 2007

: What a Maroon. Where did this phrase originate? Used to describe an idiot, a dumb person. I seem to remember Bugs Bunny using it.

It is NOT Maroon at all but Moron. bugs Bunny would deliberately misphrase words to give it more comic impact.