half-wit

noun
\ˈhaf-ˌwit, ˈhäf-\

Definition of half-wit 

: a foolish or imbecilic person

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Other Words from half-wit

half-witted \ˈhaf-ˈwi-təd, ˈhäf- \ adjective
half-wittedness noun

First Known Use of half-wit

1640, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of half-wit was in 1640

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half-wit

noun

English Language Learners Definition of half-wit

: a foolish or stupid person

half-wit

noun
\ˈhaf-ˌwit, ˈhäf-\

Kids Definition of half-wit

: a very stupid person

Other Words from half-wit

half-witted \-ˈwi-təd \ adjective

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