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noun [C or U] uk   us   /ˈɪd.i.ə.si/
a stupid action, or stupid behaviour: the idiocies of war the idiocy of the whole plan
Translations of “idiocy”
in Korean 바보같은 짓…
in Arabic غًباوة, حَماقة…
in Portuguese idiotice, estupidez…
in Catalan idiotesa…
in Japanese 愚かさ…
in Italian idiozia, imbecillità…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蠢行, 愚昧…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蠢行, 愚蠢…
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