asinine


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Synonyms for asinine

Synonyms for asinine

devoid of intelligence

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For the asinine things the examples go like this, "I'm getting super drunk toniteeeeee.
And to say that trophy hunting has saved the white rhino is as asinine as applauding murderers for putting so many police on the streets.
His next statement, however, is chilling: "The idea of universal health care is one of the most asinine ideas being promoted by those in political power today.
Bahrain's municipal councillors seem more interested in focusing on asinine issues like expatriate bachelor labourers, illegal buildings, etc.
During the widely publicized 1971 Red China visit, Nixon lauded the merits of the communally composed opera Taking Tiger Mountain by Strategy, an asinine piece of eclectic trash.
These drivers are asinine - described in the dictionary as utterly stupid, ass-like and simple-minded.
We must be utterly asinine in every aspect of common sense.
But when pressure from the government and media comes down, "AF" turns into an ode to sticking together against the outsiders so Dad can do this wonderfully asinine -- not to mention dangerous -- thing.
Will it be absurd, pointless, asinine or utterly useless?
Bush's ever more asinine actions and statements and just generally going with the American flow.
No act was too asinine," she writes of moms who quit their jobs to focus on their preschoolers' shoe-tying skills or who poured their energy and ambition into planning the perfect birthday party.
That's A for Asinine, Ass-Licking and in the case of James Whittaker absolutely Absent Minded.
Geoff Pevere, the influential film critic at the Toronto Star, likewise raved about the film: "This is highly funny stuff in a proudly asinine Canadian tradition.
But Vaughan blasted: ``It is asinine to make this sort of comment to the media.
The artist's interest in exposing the links between serious Romanticism and asinine romance not only begets some fantastically strange imagery but also lays bare centuries-old mechanisms of, say, male genius that have designated certain obsessive, sensually directed tendencies as capital and others as lowercase.