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stupidity

noun stu·pid·i·ty \st-ˈpi-də-tē, sty-\

: the state of being foolish or unintelligent : the condition of being stupid

: a stupid idea or action

plural stu·pid·i·ties

Full Definition of STUPIDITY

1
:  the quality or state of being stupid
2
:  a stupid idea or act
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Examples of STUPIDITY

  1. I was shocked by the stupidity of their decision.
  2. <the stupidity of the dialogue between the two romantic leads had movie audiences giggling uncontrollably>

First Known Use of STUPIDITY

1541
STUPIDITIES Defined for Kids

stupidity

noun stu·pid·i·ty \st-ˈpi-də-tē, sty-\
plural stu·pid·i·ties

Definition of STUPIDITY for Kids

1
:  the quality or state of being foolish or slow in understanding
2
:  a foolish thought, action, or remark

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