What is the opposite of intelligence?

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Noun
Opposite of the capacity of the mind to acquire and apply knowledge and skills
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“Perhaps much of his stupidity was owing to the want of talent in his master, or rather his want of method in the art of teaching.”
Noun
Opposite of information, typically having military, political or commercial value
“Where did we get this misinformation relating to the whereabouts of our targets?”
Noun
Opposite of the capacity of the mind to acquire and apply knowledge and skills
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Opposite of the state or quality of being tactful
Noun
Opposite of an official report, especially on state or military affairs
“The Emperor visited the camp at Chalons and presented a speech addressed to the soldiers who took part in the Italian campaign of 1859.”
Noun
(usually "brains") Opposite of intellectual capacity
Noun
Opposite of information of interest, usually for a given topic or subject
Noun
Opposite of a message containing information or news
“Our lawyer has kept all information about the case a secret from us for the time being.”
Noun
Opposite of intuitive understanding and insight
“There is some documentation that alcohol use and misuse lead to people's misperception of social cues.”
Noun
Opposite of the act or process of learning secret information through clandestine means
Noun
Opposite of information or knowledge provided as part of advice or counseling
“The available documentation provides incorrect information about the database connection, so we have to call technical support to solve this issue.”
Noun
(mass noun) Opposite of the power of the mind to think, understand, and form judgments logically
“The belief in a higher being is largely rooted in deep emotion.”
Noun
Opposite of mutual communication
Noun
Opposite of the condition of being precocious
Noun
Opposite of an account of imaginary or real people and events told for entertainment
“The author intends for her next book to be a blend of fiction as well as non-fiction.”
Noun
(usually "facts") Opposite of information or data which cannot be controverted
“You must make a determination based on the facts, rather than your personal feeling about the case.”
Noun
Opposite of information that is available only to a select few
“This being a small town, the community is awash with rumor, secrets, and hearsay often tinged with a touch of mysticism.”
Noun
Opposite of a written, typed, or printed communication, sent in an envelope by post or messenger
Noun
Opposite of news circulating in the form of rumor or gossip
“The ring is evidence that the Hollywood star is now married to her beau.”
Noun
Opposite of the quality of being graceful and stylish in appearance or manner
Noun
Opposite of the ability to use or control something
“There are cries of how lawyers and others have allegedly connived in the misapplication of justice.”
Noun
Opposite of a rumor or piece of gossip
“There is some truth to the claim that he is now in a relationship.”
Adjective
Opposite of involving secret work within a community or organization, especially for the purposes of police investigation or espionage
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