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noun \ˈdōlt\

: a stupid person

Full Definition of DOLT

:  a stupid person
dolt·ish \ˈdōl-tish\ adjective
dolt·ish·ly adverb
dolt·ish·ness noun

Examples of DOLT

  1. What a dolt I've been!
  2. <he's always jokingly calling his best friend a dolt>

Origin of DOLT

probably akin to Old English dol foolish
First Known Use: 1553

Rhymes with DOLT


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