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Where does the word "dipshit" originate from?

It seems to be both a noun and adjective.

As a noun

What a dipshit!

As an adjective

You dipshit!

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Just so you know, it's also a noun in your example of an adjective.

Anyway, this is what Etymonline has to say about it:

"stupid person, eccentric person," 1920s slang, perhaps a back-formation from dippy. "Dipshit is an emphatic form of dip (2); dipstick may be a euphemism or may reflect putative dipstick 'penis' " [DAS].

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