dolt

play
noun \ˈdōlt\

Definition of dolt

  1. :  a stupid person

doltish

play \ˈdōl-tish\ adjective

doltishly

adverb

doltishness

noun

Examples of dolt in a sentence

  1. What a dolt I've been!

  2. <he's always jokingly calling his best friend a dolt>

Origin and Etymology of dolt

probably akin to Old English dol foolish


First Known Use: 1553


DOLT Defined for English Language Learners

dolt

play
noun \ˈdōlt\

Definition of dolt for English Language Learners

  • : a stupid person


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