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English definition of “idiot”


noun [C]  /ˈɪd·i·ət/ us  
a foolish person, esp. someone who has done something stupid: I felt like an idiot.
adjective  /ˌɪd·iˈɑt̬·ɪk/ us  
Whose idiotic idea was it to go camping?
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