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Turkish translation of “idiot”


noun [C]     /ˈɪdiət/
B2 a stupid person or someone who is behaving in a stupid way
budala, aptal, salak
Like an idiot, I believed him.Stupid and silly people
idiocy     /ˈɪdiəsi/ noun [C, U] stupid behaviour
budalalık, aptallık
Stupid and silly behaviour
idiotic     /ˌɪdiˈɒtɪk/ adjective stupid
aptalca, ahmakça, budalaca
an idiotic grin / idea Stupid and sillyOf unsound mind
idiotically adverb
(Definition of idiot noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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