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Any of several hoofed mammals of the genus Equus, resembling and closely related to the horses but having a smaller build and longer ears, and including the domesticated donkey.
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  1. Any of several hoofed mammals of the genus Equus, resembling and closely related to the horses but having a smaller build and longer ears, and including the domesticated donkey.
  2. Any of a number of horselike perissodactylous mammals (family Equidae) having long ears and a short mane, esp. the common wild ass (Equus asinus) of Africa: donkeys and burros are domesticated asses: in fables the ass is represented as obstinate and stupid
  3. A stupid or silly person; fool
A dessert made of stewed or puréed fruit mixed with cream or custard and served cold.
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  1. A dessert made of stewed or puréed fruit mixed with cream or custard and served cold.
  2. One who acts unwisely on a given occasion:
  3. A person with little or no judgment, common sense, wisdom, etc.; silly or stupid person; simpleton
A person with profound intellectual disability having a mental age below three years and generally unable to learn connected speech or guard against common dangers. The term belongs to a classification system no longer in use and is now considered offensive.
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  1. A person with profound intellectual disability having a mental age below three years and generally unable to learn connected speech or guard against common dangers. The term belongs to a classification system no longer in use and is now considered offensive.
  2. A person who is considered foolish or stupid.
A person with moderate to severe intellectual disability having a mental age of from three to seven years and generally being capable of some degree of communication and performance of simple tasks under supervision. The term belongs to a classification system no longer in use and is now considered offensive.
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  1. A person with moderate to severe intellectual disability having a mental age of from three to seven years and generally being capable of some degree of communication and performance of simple tasks under supervision. The term belongs to a classification system no longer in use and is now considered offensive.
  2. A person who is considered foolish or stupid.
A male ass or donkey.
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  1. A male ass or donkey.
  2. A foolish or stupid person; a blockhead.
A freak.
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  1. A freak.
  2. (Archaic) An idiot or fool
A city of eastern Argentina, an industrial suburb of Buenos Aires.
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  1. A city of eastern Argentina, an industrial suburb of Buenos Aires.
  2. A person with mild intellectual disability having a mental age of from 7 to 12 years and generally having communication and social skills enabling some degree of academic or vocational education. The term belongs to a classification system no longer in use and is now considered offensive.
  3. A person who is considered foolish or stupid.
A stupid, silly person; fool
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  1. A stupid, silly person; fool
A fool; a simpleton.
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  1. A fool; a simpleton.
A stupid or silly person.
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  1. A stupid or silly person.
A medicine made from such a plant
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  1. A medicine made from such a plant
  2. Something having only one part, substance, etc.
  3. A person who is ignorant or easily misled
A person who is stupid or easily deceived; fool
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  1. A person who is stupid or easily deceived; fool
  2. A person who is felt to be deficient in judgment, good sense, or intelligence; a fool.
  3. (Pejorative) A simple person lacking common sense.
A foolish person.
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Narcotics considered as a group.
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  1. Narcotics considered as a group.
  2. (Informal) A slow-witted, stupid, or lethargic person
  3. Any thick liquid or pasty substance, or other material, used to lubricate or absorb something
  1. A fool, simpleton
  2. (Informal) A look or glance:
  3. (Slang, used only with “have” and “take”) A glance, look.
The flesh of such a bird used as food.
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  1. The flesh of such a bird used as food.
  2. (Informal) A silly person.
  3. A tailor's pressing iron with a long handle curved somewhat like the neck of a goose
A person considered to be foolish or unintelligent.
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  1. A person considered to be foolish or unintelligent.
The peal of a bell.
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  1. The peal of a bell.
  2. The sound of a bell being rung
  3. (Slang) An empty-headed person; a fool.
(Slang) A foolish or stupid person.
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  1. (Slang) A foolish or stupid person.
  2. (--- Linguistics) A part of a phrase or sentence that is unstressed or less strongly stressed relative to surrounding words, as the words I and to in I have to go.
  3. A brief plunge or immersion, especially a quick swim.
A careless mistake; a slip.
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  1. A careless mistake; a slip.
  2. A stupid, silly, or credulous person
(Slang) A person regarded as disagreeable, contemptible, etc., esp. as the result of foolish or mean behavior
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  1. (Slang) A person regarded as disagreeable, contemptible, etc., esp. as the result of foolish or mean behavior
  2. Involuntary convulsive twitching often resulting from excitement. Often used with the.
  3. A sharp, abrupt movement; quick pull, twist, push, etc.
(Slang, sometimes derogatory) A person who is intellectual but generally introverted
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  1. (Slang, sometimes derogatory) A person who is intellectual but generally introverted
  2. (Informal, sometimes derogatory) One who has an intense, obsessive interest in something.
  3. (Slang, always derogatory) An unattractive, socially awkward, annoying, undesirable, and/or boring, person; a dork.
(Slang) A foolish or stupid person; dolt
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  1. (Slang) A foolish or stupid person; dolt
A clumsy or stupid person; an oaf.
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  1. A clumsy or stupid person; an oaf.
A failure, especially a failed theatrical production or movie.
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  1. A failure, especially a failed theatrical production or movie.
  2. (Informal) A person considered inept or undesirable.
  3. Any of a family (Meleagrididae) of large, gallinaceous North American birds with a small, naked head and a tail that can be spread like a fan, including a wild or domesticated species (Meleagris gallopavo) bred as poultry and a wild species (Agriocharis ocellata) of Central America, with eyespots on the tail
Extremely unreasonable, incongruous, or inappropriate:
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  1. Extremely unreasonable, incongruous, or inappropriate:
  2. Impossible to take seriously; silly:
  3. Of, relating to, or manifesting the view that there is no order or meaning in human life or in the universe.
Ridiculous; absurd
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  1. Ridiculous; absurd
  2. Lacking or exhibiting a lack of good sense or judgment; silly:
  3. Capable of arousing laughter; absurd or ridiculous:
Having or showing little sense; reckless, flighty, giddy, rash, etc.
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  1. Having or showing little sense; reckless, flighty, giddy, rash, etc.
Showing foolishness or stupidity.
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  1. Showing foolishness or stupidity.
  2. Of, having the nature of, or characteristic of an idiot; very foolish or stupid
  3. Exhibiting profound mental retardation. The term belongs to a classification system no longer in use and is now considered offensive.
Intended for use by such persons:
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  1. Intended for use by such persons:
  2. Immoderate; wild:
  3. Characteristic of or associated with persons who are mentally deranged:
Of or for people who are mentally deranged.
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  1. Of or for people who are mentally deranged.
  2. Of or for insane persons
  3. Suffering from lunacy; insane
Temporarily or apparently deranged by violent sensations, emotions, or ideas:
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  1. Temporarily or apparently deranged by violent sensations, emotions, or ideas:
  2. (Slang) Excellent; wonderful:
  3. Mentally ill; insane
Showing foolishness or stupidity.
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  1. Showing foolishness or stupidity.
  2. Exhibiting mild intellectual disability. The term belongs to a classification system no longer in use and is now considered offensive.
Lacking intelligible meaning:
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  1. Lacking intelligible meaning:
  2. Without sense; unmeaning; absurd; foolish; irrational; preposterous.
  3. Unintelligible, foolish, silly, absurd, etc.
(Obs.) With the first last and the last first; inverted
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  1. (Obs.) With the first last and the last first; inverted
  2. So contrary to nature, reason, or common sense as to be laughable; absurd; ridiculous
Lacking seriousness or responsibleness; frivolous:
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  1. Lacking seriousness or responsibleness; frivolous:
  2. Having or exhibiting a lack of good judgment or common sense; foolish.
  3. Having or showing little sense, judgment, or sobriety; foolish, stupid, absurd, ludicrous, irrational, etc.
Lacking judgment, realism, or firmness.
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  1. Lacking judgment, realism, or firmness.
  2. Stupid or foolish
(Informal) Fantastic, outlandish, absurd, etc.
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  1. (Informal) Fantastic, outlandish, absurd, etc.
  2. Ridiculous, ludicrous, or outrageous.
  3. Unnaturally strange and frightening.
Comical in an extravagantly ludicrous or slapstick manner
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  1. Comical in an extravagantly ludicrous or slapstick manner
  2. Unusual and bizarre in a funny, comical way; outlandish; clownish
  3. Foolish or crazy
Intoxicated; drunk.
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  1. Intoxicated; drunk.
  2. (Slang) Tilted to one side; crooked; awry
  3. Silly; ridiculous; foolish
  1. Insane; lunatic; demented.
  2. Intensely involved or preoccupied:
  3. In love; experiencing romantic feelings.
(Of a person) insane
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  1. (Of a person) insane
  2. Mentally deranged; crazy.
  3. Crazy; demented
Confused; befuddled
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  1. Confused; befuddled
  2. Befuddled or disoriented:
  3. Crazy or eccentric:
Pleasantly warm and breezy
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  1. Pleasantly warm and breezy
  2. Having the qualities of balm; soothing, fragrant, etc.
  3. (Chiefly Brit., Slang) Crazy or foolish
Lacking common sense
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  1. Lacking common sense
  2. Not sensible; foolish.
  3. (Slang) Foolish, eccentric, or crazy
Mentally slow or confused; lethargic or stupid
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  1. Mentally slow or confused; lethargic or stupid
  2. Stupid; doltish:
  3. Silly, ridiculous, etc.
(Slang) Foolish; silly:
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  1. (Slang) Foolish; silly:
  2. Characterized or moving by jerks; making sudden starts and stops or spasmodic movements
  3. Characterized by jerks or jerking:
(Slang) Foolish or silly, often, specif., in an overly sentimental way
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  1. (Slang) Foolish or silly, often, specif., in an overly sentimental way
  2. (US) Excessively sweet, emotional, nostalgic; cheesy; mushy. (British equivalent: soppy)
  3. (Slang) Silly or foolish.
(Slang) Erratic, eccentric, or irrational; zany
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  1. (Slang) Erratic, eccentric, or irrational; zany
  2. Eccentric or irrational:
  3. Crazy; silly:
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