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noun [countable] British spanner pronunciation in American English /ˈspænər/
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    an offensive word for a stupid person

    I never had any great love for Enid Blyton because the children in her books were always such insufferable spanners.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 27/03/2012

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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