Simple Simon


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

Simple Simon

credulous booby. [Nurs. Rhyme: Opie, 387]

Simple Simon

simpleton of bumptious ways. [Nurs. Rhyme: Opie, 385]
References in periodicals archive ?
Jack and the Beanstalk at the LBT a proven winner with, from left, Neil Broadbent as Simple Simon, Zoe Clarkson as Jack, |Chris Brearley as Dolly and, below, Chloe Byrnes as Dream-a-Day Jill
Alyssa Martyn plays a traditional thigh-slapping Jack and Craig Hollingsworth captures the audiences' hearts as the endearing Simple Simon who is desperate to become a pop star.
Different types of commercial lyophilized control plasma samples were distributed to the different types of POC INR instruments, TriniCHECK (Trinity Biotech) and OKP (MediRox AB) for Simple Simon, TriniCHECK and Control Plasma AK (Axis-Shield) for Thrombotrack, and UKNEQAS (the United Kingdom National External Quality Assessment Scheme) for Blood Coagulation provided samples for the CoaguChek XS Plus.
has revised its sales target on the back of a national distribution deal with chilled food distributor Simple Simon and now expects to pass its one million pot milestone a year earlier than originally forecast.
Their publication comes in four parts: a main text, a 'companion study guide' titled Simple Simon, and two software packages: Simon for students, to complete exercises and assignments, and Omnis for instructors, to design assignments, determine their weighting, and generally manage the course.
Simple Simon (19 letters ADEFGHILMNOPRSTUVWY, using ACEFGILMNOPST)
The Doctor Who star will be swapping time travel for tights as he plays the starring part in Jack and the Beanstalk, which starts on December 16 - and yesterday he was seen with colleagues Andy Jones, who plays Simple Simon, Capital Gold's Tony Wright, alias Dame Trot, and Danielle Corlas, who plays Princess Crumble, outside the New Theatre.
Prior to joining The Goldstein Group, Glastein worked at Simple Simon Inc.
Leong rewrites myths from Europe, as in "Once, Upon This Time," which begins, "When a spider traumatized Miss Muffet / And Simple Simon had no money to fill his stomach" and ends, "Simons live with their piemen; / Jack Homers have turned hackers; / None is frightened or hungry ever after.
50 tickets to see Morris, 35, play Simple Simon in the panto Babes In The Wood at York's Grand Opera House.