What is the opposite of intelligent?

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Opposite of having or showing a reasonable or high level of intellect
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“Michael was a stupid individual who was always getting himself into trouble because of his bad decisions.”
Opposite of possessing insight
“His ideas were uninspired, lacking in originality or insight.”
Opposite of clever in surreptitious behavior
“He was mostly naive and meant no harm despite the disastrous results.”
Opposite of having the ability of reasoning or thought
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“He claims to have been kidnapped by irrational orcs.”
(especially in conduct or speech) Opposite of exhibiting good judgment and restraint
“I would suggest that the imprudent decision would be to spend all of your money on a sports car.”
Opposite of possessing a reasonable or high level of artificial intelligence
“The technology they used at the time would be considered archaic by today's standards.”
Opposite of having considerable skill, proficiency, or intelligence
“If you had an incompetent employee who was costing you money and butchering important relationships, wouldn't you want to know?”
Opposite of of or according to the rules of logic or formal argument
“She gave me a wild and incoherent explanation about habitation on the planet Mars.”
Opposite of competent or reliable in nature
Opposite of having a marked degree of intuition
Opposite of able to sense slight impressions or differences
“The surgeon reported that he would have temporarily impaired motor skills due to the accident.”
Opposite of responsive to stimuli
“It must be remembered that we are dealing with human beings and not with insentient objects.”
Opposite of experiencing sensation, thought, or feeling
Opposite of alert and vigilant
Opposite of funny and clever
Opposite of based on sound reasoning
“Steven Avery was convicted of murder due to an unconvincing case put forward by his defense lawyers.”
Opposite of involving logical or rational thought or analysis
Opposite of cleverly simple and clear
“It was a bit of a messy explanation, but it helped soften some of the unintentional bite that came with the character.”
Opposite of intellectuals or highly educated people as a group, especially when regarded as possessing culture and political influence
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