dimwit

noun dim·wit \ ˈdim-ˌwit \

Definition of dimwit

: a stupid or mentally slow person

Examples of dimwit in a Sentence

  1. you're a dimwit if you think I'll sell my house for that price

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First Known Use of dimwit

1921

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Definition of dimwit for English Language Learners

  • : a stupid person



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