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idiot

noun [C]  us   /ˈɪd·i·ət/
a foolish person, esp. someone who has done something stupid: I felt like an idiot.
idiotic
adjective  us   /ˌɪd·iˈɑt̬·ɪk/
Whose idiotic idea was it to go camping?
Translations of “idiot”
in Arabic غَبي…
in Korean 바보…
in Malaysian bodoh, dungu…
in French idiot, idiote…
in Turkish budala, aptal, salak…
in Italian idiota…
in Chinese (Traditional) 白癡, 笨蛋…
in Russian идиот…
in Polish idiot-a/ka…
in Vietnamese kẻ ngốc, người kém thông minh…
in Spanish idiota…
in Portuguese idiota, estúpido, -a…
in Thai คนโง่เง่า, คนปัญญาอ่อน…
in German der Idiot, der/die Schwachsinnige…
in Catalan idiota…
in Japanese ばか…
in Indonesian orang bodoh, orang tolol…
in Chinese (Simplified) 白痴, 笨蛋…
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