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Adjective
(informal) Lacking in intelligence
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Characteristic of or resembling an oaf
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Having or showing a very abnormal or sick state of mind
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Stupid, obtuse or dumb
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Being a dimwit
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Lacking in knowledge or education
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Stupid, slow, or insensitive
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Dull, sluggish, or ugly
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(of a person) Slow of understanding
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Silly and lacking sense or discretion
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Dull in intellect
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Lacking in intelligence
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Not having or showing an ability to absorb ideas readily
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Not predisposed to understand, think, or learn
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Lacking perception, awareness, or judgement
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Adjective
Lacking knowledge or understanding
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Annoyingly insensitive or slow to understand
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