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Meaning of STUPID

Pronunciation:  'stoopid

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a person who is not very bright; "The economy, stupid!"
  2. [adj]  lacking or marked by lack of intellectual acuity
  3. [adj]  without much intelligence; "a dull job with lazy and unintelligent co-workers"
 

STUPID is a 6 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: anserine, blockheaded, boneheaded, brainless, cloddish, dense, dim, dolt, doltish, dopey, dopy, dull, dullard, dumb, fatheaded, feebleminded, fool(a), foolish, gaumless, gooselike, goosey, goosy, gormless, half-witted, headless, imbecile, imbecilic, loggerheaded, lumpen, lumpish, moronic, nitwitted, obtuse, poor fish, pudden-head, pudding head, senseless, slow, slow-witted, soft-witted, stupid person, thick, thickheaded, thick-skulled, unthinking, witless, wooden-headed, yokel-like
 
 Antonyms: intelligent, smart
 
 See Also: berk, retarded, simple, simpleton, stupid, unintelligent

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Stu"pid\, a. [L. stupidus, fr. stupere to be stupefied:
cf. F. stupide.]
1. Very dull; insensible; senseless; wanting in
   understanding; heavy; sluggish; in a state of stupor; --
   said of persons.

         O that men . . . should be so stupid grown . . . As
         to forsake the living God!            --Milton.

         With wild surprise, A moment stupid, motionless he
         stood.                                --Thomson.

2. Resulting from, or evincing, stupidity; formed without
   skill or genius; dull; heavy; -- said of things.

         Observe what loads of stupid rhymes Oppress us in
         corrupted times.                      --Swift.

Syn: Simple; insensible; sluggish; senseless; doltish;
     sottish; dull; heavy; clodpated. -- {Stu"pid*ly}, adv.
     -- {Stu"pid*ness}, n.

 

 

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