What is another word for idiot?

Synonyms for idiot
ˈɪd i ətid·iot

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Wiktionary

  1. idiotnoun

    Antonyms:
    genius

  2. idiotnoun

    usage note This may be used pejoratively, as an insult. It is a weak insult, however, and between close friends, family members, or lovers, is often completely nonaggressive.

    Antonyms:
    genius

  3. idiotnoun

    Antonyms:
    genius

  4. idiotnoun

    Synonyms:
    eejit

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. idiot

    Synonyms:
    dunce, fool, idler, ignoramus, illiterate person

    Antonyms:
    disciple, learner, pupil, savant, scholar, student

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. idiot

    Synonyms:
    imbecile, fool

    Antonyms:
    luminary, sage, authority

Princeton's WordNet

  1. idiot, imbecile, cretin, moron, changeling, half-wit, retardnoun

    a person of subnormal intelligence

    Synonyms:
    nitwit, moron, doofus, cretin, dimwit, changeling, retard, imbecile, half-wit

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Editors Contribution

  1. cretinos

    mentally subnormal

    Submitted by anonymous on September 24, 2020  
  2. scuzzbucket

    scuzz= idiot, wedgie-deserving-mean-person

    your a scuzzbucket, chester

    Submitted by anonymous on December 16, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. idiotnoun

    Synonyms:
    fool, natural, natural fool

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. idiotnoun

    Synonyms:
    imbecile

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Idiot":

    Aloha Annie, Idiot, Tornatore & BLJ

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How to use idiot in a sentence?

  1. Sir Charles Spencer Charlie Chaplin:

    Man as an individual is a genius. But men in the mass form the Headless Monster, a great, brutish idiot that goes where prodded.

  2. Tom Zegan:

    There's no I in team, but there is in idiot.

  3. David Weiss:

    I don't want to be a flat earther, would you wake up in the morning and want everyone to think you're an idiot ?

  4. John Kennedy:

    I don’t believe we have a gun control problem in America, i believe we have an idiot control problem.

  5. Mark Twain:

    Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of congress but I repeat myself.


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