Part of speech:
Exhibiting mild intellectual disability. The term belongs to a classification system no longer in use and is now considered offensive.
Of, relating to, or resembling an ass.
Having a defect; faulty:
Mentally retarded; subnormal in intelligence
Very foolish or stupid
Having no real point or purpose; nonsensical; meaningless
(Obs.) Simple; plain; innocent
Lacking wit or intelligence; foolish
Behind others in progress or development:
Easy to understand, do, or carry out:
Lacking in subtlety or sophistication; artless or naive:
Allowing movement or action only at a low speed:
Not sharply drawn or delineated:
Exhibiting a marked lack of intelligent consideration and forethought:
(Slang) Inept, ineffectual, pathetic, etc.
Find another word for half-witted. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for half-witted, like: moronic, imbecilic, mentally deficient, ignorant, stupid, asinine, defective, dull, dull-witted, feebleminded and foolish.