A useless or self-serving organization. A wasteful business run by incompetents. A public sector organization with no useful purpose other than to generate paperwork, internal reports and provide incomes for its executives. A quango.
This quango is a real Hoople
1. A noun; A derogatory term describing or referring to an unsophisticated person from a rural background or community. Sometimes disparaging : A white member of the Southern rural laboring class. A person who is an irresponsible or unscrupulous operator in business and pleasure.
That Hoople with the straw hat is missing a few teeth here and there.
comes from the book, "Mott The Hoople" in which the character is a lazy, preferring to work as little as possible, earning money on the side by running every scam going. He's also a gambler and not a very good one at that.
That guys a real Hoople
A person who frequently drinks alcohol to excess; to the point where it becomes his or her defining characteristic.
That guy is a real hoople.
The hardening of nipples.
Hard old nipples (perhaps of a teacher or boss).
>did you see her hooples?
>did you notice the hooplation in that room.
>yea... that was total hooplation domination.
a man, especially one hung like an elephant
She should have been in awe by this hoople, but she was stupid.
a bird that cannot fly straight. Someone not responsible with money.