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English definition of “idiot”


noun [C]     /ˈɪdiət/
B2 a stupid person or someone who is behaving in a stupid way: Like an idiot, I believed him.Stupid and silly people
idiocy     /ˈɪdiəsi/ noun [C, U] stupid behaviourStupid and silly behaviour idiotic     /ˌɪdiˈɒtɪk/ adjective stupid: an idiotic grin/ideaStupid and sillyOf unsound mind idiotically adverb
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