What is the opposite of shrewd?

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Adjective
Opposite of showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters, sometimes with guile
“He beat me down on the price. He got a bargain from a naive schoolboy and I still resent him now for that.”
Adjective
Opposite of uncomfortably or unpleasantly cold
“We sat on the grass in the hot twilight, watching the fireworks burst in showers of light.”
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Opposite of astute or wise in insight or intellect
“He claims that Ebi is uncreative and unintelligent and is nothing more than a parrot.”
Adjective
Opposite of showing cleverness or ingenuity
“I am too stiffened by work, unskilled in travel, too unadaptable to begin again elsewhere.”
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Opposite of having or showing experience, knowledge, and good judgment
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“It may be unwise to invest in the stock market while prices continue to drop.”
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Opposite of having or showing skill in achieving one's ends by deceit or evasion
“Indeed, he seems so sincere and guileless he could make any unsuspecting bloke fall under his sweet spell.”
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(of the air or wind) Opposite of extremely cold
“Let's organize a picnic if this mild weather lasts over the weekend.”
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Opposite of deft, dexterous, or skillful, especially with one's hands
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Opposite of exploitative, usually in an unscrupulous manner
“Regularly letting the public know that what we're doing is above-board and honest will help our profession in the long run.”
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Opposite of callous and toughened by experience
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Opposite of direct and forceful
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Opposite of having or showing refined taste or good judgement
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Opposite of having or producing a sudden and intense piercing sensation
“I endured a dull pain in my head for the rest of the day.”
Adjective
Opposite of relating to the identification of long-term goals and the means of achieving them
“This guy isn't going to go down easily, so you're going to need more than an improvised plan.”
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Opposite of using one's wits to solve a problem
“He was helpless and could not figure out how to get himself out of the mess he was in.”
Adjective
Opposite of competent or reliable in nature
“Volibear's new kit has proven to be underwhelming on Summoner's Rift, with his unreliable skillset and his neither here-nor-there stats, resulting in a mess of a champion.”
Adjective
Opposite of prudent in the use of something, especially money
“He was reckless, perhaps even prodigal, giving nary a second thought to spending big on luxury cars.”
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