idiocy

noun id·i·o·cy \ ˈi-dē-ə-sē \

Definition of idiocy

plural idiocies
1 dated, now offensive : extreme mental retardation
2 : something notably stupid or foolish

Examples of idiocy in a Sentence

  1. an act of sheer idiocy

  2. He was complaining again about the idiocies of the people he works for.


IDIOCY Defined for English Language Learners

idiocy

noun

Definition of idiocy for English Language Learners

  • : extreme stupidity

  • : something that is extremely stupid or foolish : an idiotic action or statement


IDIOCY Defined for Kids

idiocy

noun id·i·o·cy \ ˈi-dē-ə-sē \

Definition of idiocy for Students

plural idiocies
1 : the condition of being very stupid or foolish
2 : something very stupid or foolish

Medical Dictionary

idiocy

noun id·i·o·cy \ ˈid-ē-ə-sē \

medical Definition of idiocy

plural idiocies
dated, now offensive
: extreme mental retardation


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