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idiocy

noun id·i·o·cy \ˈi-dē-ə-sē\

: extreme stupidity

: something that is extremely stupid or foolish : an idiotic action or statement

plural id·i·o·cies

Full Definition of IDIOCY

1
usually offensive :  extreme mental retardation
2
:  something notably stupid or foolish

Examples of IDIOCY

  1. an act of sheer idiocy
  2. He was complaining again about the idiocies of the people he works for.

First Known Use of IDIOCY

circa 1529
IDIOCIES Defined for Kids

idiocy

noun id·i·o·cy \ˈi-dē-ə-sē\
plural id·i·o·cies

Definition of IDIOCY for Kids

1
:  the condition of being very stupid or foolish
2
:  something very stupid or foolish
Medical Dictionary

idiocy

noun , id·i·o·cy usually offensive \ˈid-ē-ə-sē\
plural id·i·o·cies

Medical Definition of IDIOCY

:  extreme mental retardation

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