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half–wit

noun \ˈhaf-ˌwit, ˈhäf-\

: a foolish or stupid person

Full Definition of HALF-WIT

:  a foolish or imbecilic person
half–wit·ted \-ˈwi-təd\ adjective
half–wit·ted·ness noun

First Known Use of HALF-WIT

1640
HALF-WITTED Defined for Kids

half–wit

noun \ˈhaf-ˌwit, ˈhäf-\

Definition of HALF-WIT for Kids

:  a very stupid person
half–wit·ted \-ˈwi-təd\ adjective

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