dimwit

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Related to dim-wittedness: silliness, dullard, dimwitted, nitwit, doltishness
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idiot

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a stupid incompetent person

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brace Just as with last month's outbreak of rioting, these outbreaks of dim-wittedness are not the creation of the internet age.
Talking of dim-wittedness, how daft do you have to be to phone in your vote for TV reality shows after the phone lines have closed?
The dim-wittedness and thus shallowness of the characters is the film's blinding brilliance.
As hard as he tried, Benigni was too often over the top, with the gags being more goofy slapstick than rising out of Clouseau's particular bumbling dim-wittedness.
Ignore the wife's bruises, the insulting "scrapes", the petulance, the clear evidence that booze and dim-wittedness are undermining whatever mental stability young Gazza once had.
Then there's just plain dim-wittedness, as when Shawcross--in an apparent attempt to provide a telling tidbit for his British and Australian readers--says that Mnrdoch lackey Steve Dunleavy "would sometimes spend the hight drinking in bars in the fish market area of New York (the sort of place where one is apt to hear Frank Sinatra played on the juke box) .