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stupidity

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noun stu·pid·i·ty \stu̇-ˈpi-də-tē, styu̇-\

Simple Definition of stupidity

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

  • : a stupid idea or action

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of stupidity

plural stupidities

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being stupid

  2. 2 :  a stupid idea or act

Examples of stupidity in a sentence

  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>



1541

First Known Use of stupidity

1541


STUPIDITY Defined for Kids

stupidity

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noun stu·pid·i·ty \stu̇-ˈpi-də-tē, styu̇-\

Definition of stupidity for Students

plural stupidities

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being foolish or slow in understanding

  2. 2 :  a foolish thought, action, or remark





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