Stupid synonyms and antonyms

sto͝o'pĭd, styo͝o'-

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(Not comparable) Having no brain.
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(Slang) like a bonehead
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Of, having the nature of, or characteristic of an idiot; very foolish or stupid
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Insane; crazy
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Having slow or confused reactions, as if in a stupor; groggy
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The definition of obtuse is someone who is slow to understand things.
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Alternative spelling of dim-witted.
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The definition of dumb is unable to speak or someone or something that appears stupid.
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Mentally deranged; crazy.
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Showing foolishness or stupidity.
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Foolish
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Having or suggesting a heavy or viscous consistency:
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Of, like, or characteristic of a child
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Having or showing little sense; foolish:
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Foolish
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Foolish
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a person who is not very bright
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a person who is not very bright
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Carried out without the benefit of wise counsel or careful deliberation, or carried out with unwise counsel
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Foolish
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Marked by or resulting from lack of forethought or thoroughness:
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Not bright or intelligent; stupid; slow of understanding.
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Lacking in sense; foolish or crazy.
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Broken so that fissures appear on the surface:
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Having or showing little intelligence and experience
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Mentally deranged; crazy.
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Thick-headed; dull; stupid
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Characterized by or resulting from care or wisdom in practical matters or in planning for the future:
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a person who is not very bright
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The definition of fatuous is foolish or silly.
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Silly; ridiculous:
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Alternative form of thickwitted.
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Having or showing a lack or deficiency of intelligence
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Not determined by reason; capricious; arbitrary; irrational.
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Based or acting on error; misled:
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Having the nature of, involving, or doing great injury or wrong
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Foolish
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The definition of shallow is something that is not deep or someone who is concerned only about silly or inconsequential things.
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Irresponsible, showing irresponsible behaviors.
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(Obsolete) stupid; dull
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Lacking or exhibiting a lack of good sense or judgment; silly:
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Like or as an imbecile; so senseless as to be laughable; absurd, foolish, stupid, idiotic.
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Not able to do something; not proficient; displaying incompetence
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Of or producing lethargy
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The definition of sluggish is slow, very tired or inactive.
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The definition of torpid is having lost motion, slow or unenergetic.
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a person who is not very bright
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(UK, mildly pejorative, slang) a stupid or annoying person; simpleton; fool.
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Not prudent; without thought of the consequences; lacking in judgment or caution; rash; indiscreet
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Allowing movement or action only at a low speed:
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Being funny, whimsically amusing.
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Containing or producing many nuts
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Lacking meaning or purpose; without common sense; pointless; meaningless.
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Idiotic or unthinkable, often to the point of being funny.
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Unable or unwilling to perceive or understand:
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Foolish; absurd:
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Contrary to logic; lacking sense or sound reasoning.
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Said or done as by an irresponsible person
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Foolish
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Of comic strips or cartoons
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Immature, especially in being silly or trivial; childish.
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Of or like an ass; esp., having qualities regarded as characteristic of asses; stupid, silly, obstinate, etc.
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(UK) Alternative form of cockeyed.
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Opaque; allowing little light to pass through.
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Unable to act or respond; dazed; shocked.
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The definition of insane is someone who acts or speaks strangely because their brain isn’t working correctly.
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Foolish
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The definition of preposterous is something that is absurd or ridiculous.
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Having no purpose or reason; pointless; to no avail:
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Reckless, uninhibited, or zany
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Foolish
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Extremely foolish or silly.
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Slow-witted
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Showing good sense; sensible
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Having, applying, or showing sound judgment; wise and careful
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Resembling a block, as in shape.
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Dull
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Characteristic of a cretin; very stupid.
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Dull
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Not recognizing or realizing; unaware; indifferent
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Resembling a lout.
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(Archaic) Pretentious; showy; spruce.
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Aware; fully informed; having understanding
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Mentally slow or confused; lethargic or stupid
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Like a dolt; dull in intellect; stupid; blockish; as, a doltish clown.
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(Informal) stupid, obtuse or dumb.
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(Pejorative) A stupid person; a blockhead or dullard.
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Inherently fantastic; wildly fanciful.
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Not using one's mind; showing little or no intelligence or intellect; senseless or thoughtless
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Impossible to take seriously; silly:
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Having the qualities of a scatterbrain.
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(Dated) Destitute of strength, whether of body or mind; feeble; impotent; especially, mentally weak.
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Wildly or giddily foolish:
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(Informal) Foolish, wild, fantastic, etc.; not sensible
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Resembling a freak
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Eccentric or irrational:
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Dizzy is defined as feeling lightheaded or dazed as if from spinning.
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Lacking the power to reason
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Confused; mixed up.
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Not alert to danger, problems, or deception.
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Of the color green.
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Characteristic of, or resembling an oaf; stupid
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Lacking in correct logical relation; contradictory:
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Impatiently eager:
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Lacking or showing a lack of judgment or discretion; unwise.
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Temporarily or apparently deranged by violent sensations, emotions, or ideas:
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Effecting no purpose; pointless, futile.
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Not solemn or serious:
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Alternative spelling of lightheaded.
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Foolish
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(Idiomatic) Lacking information.
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Somewhat unbalanced mentally; touched.
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Ludicrously odd, unlikely, or inappropriate.
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Dull
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Sluggish, dull, and stolid.
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Of or like a brute; savage, gross, stupid, sensual, irrational, etc.
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Of or pertaining to lumpy soil.
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Of, like, or in a coma or stupor
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Dull
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Not supported; without basis or substance
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(Bot.) Having a blunt point, as certain leaves
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Dull
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Lacking perception; not perceptive.
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Lacking sense or meaning (often to the point of boredom or annoyance).
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Without sense or reason; foolish; stupid
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Uninteresting; lifeless; dull; boring
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Arousing or holding the attention or interest of someone.
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Vigilant; alert:
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Full of spirit; exciting; animated
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(Archaic) Liable to external impression; easily affected; sensitive.
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Designating or of a type of film characterized by a fast-paced plot, a series of suspenseful confrontations, violent fight and chase scenes, etc.
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A stupid person.
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(Historical) Having knowledge of black magic, etc.
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Easily excited, upset, etc.
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Dizzy, feeling dizzy or unsteady and as if about to fall down.
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Simple is defined as having only one or a few parts, easy to understand or not complicated.
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Showing the marked deterioration often accompanying old age, esp. mental impairment characterized by confusion, memory loss, etc.
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(Zoology) Being from the subfamily Anserinae of the family Anatidae.
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(Usually of writing or speaking but also figurative) Overly plain or simple, to the point of being boring; humdrum.
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Having poor vision; nearly or partly blind.
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Dullness of mind; mental lethargy.
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Not cautious; rash.
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Slightly mentally deficient; touched in the head.
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Not expedient; not suitable or practicable for a given situation; inadvisable, unwise, etc.
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Not logically connected; disjointed; rambling
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Horrible; hideous; shocking
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The definition of extravagant is being excessive or overdone.
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Lacking common sense
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Having no meaning or significance.
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A city of eastern Argentina, an industrial suburb of Buenos Aires.
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Unpoetic (of speech or writing); dull and unimaginative.
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Dull
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The definition of stolid is a person who is unexcitable and not prone to showing lots of emotion or sensitivity.
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Tending to stultify.
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Characterized by lack of purpose, of profitable employment, etc.; idle
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Lacking wit or intelligence; foolish
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(Uncountable) The quality of being absurd or inconsistent with obvious truth, reason, or sound judgment. [First attested in the early 16th century.]
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Smug stupidity; utter foolishness.
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Lack of sense or meaning; silliness
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The quality or condition of being stupid
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(Countable, rare) The result or product of being stupid.
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To make seem foolish, stupid, inconsistent, etc.; make absurd or ridiculous
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Involving responsibility; involving a degree of personal accountability on the part of the person concerned.
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The definition of apt is something a person might have a tendency to do.
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The definition of shrewd is sharp or intelligent with practical concerns.
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Lacking in intelligence
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Capable of some independent functioning because equipped with a microprocessor or computer
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Out of the ordinary, esp. in a puzzling or suspicious way
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Not discreet; lacking prudence, as in speech or action
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Characteristic of a coquet.
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Of, relating to, or characteristic of a fop; dandified.
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Lacking variety or excitement; dull; boring.
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Ineffectual; useless:
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Dull
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The definition of worthless is having no value.
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(Archaic) Lack of wisdom or intelligence; stupidity
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Having a (specified) character, mood, or disposition
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Occurring or developing later than desired or expected; delayed.
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Synonym Study

  • Retarded is applied to those behind others of the same age or class because of mental deficiency a retarded pupil
  • Slow suggests that the quickness to learn, but not necessarily the capacity for learning, is below average a pupil slow in most studies
  • Dense suggests obtuseness, or an irritating failure to understand quickly or to react intelligently too dense to take a hint
  • Dull implies a mental sluggishness that may be constitutional or may result from fatigue, disease, etc. the fever left me dull and listless
  • Stupid implies a lack of intelligence or an incapacity for perceiving or learning such as might be shown by one in a mental stupor a stupid idea
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