witless Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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uk   us   /ˈwɪt.ləs/ disapproving
stupid or ​showing no ​intelligence: In the ​book, Anna is ​forced to take ​care of her witless ​cousin.
See also
scare/frighten sb witless to ​frighten someone very much: She was ​scared witless of Robert, and I ​wondered why.
(Definition of witless from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “witless”
in Chinese (Simplified) 愚蠢的,没脑子的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 愚蠢的,沒腦子的…
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