morosoph

noun mo·ro·soph \ ˈmōrəˌsäf , ˈmȯr- \
variants: or morosophist \məˈräsəfə̇st\

Definition of morosoph

plural -s
: a learned fool

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Origin and Etymology of morosoph

morosoph from obsolete French morosophe, from Greek mōrosophos, from mōros dull, stupid + sophos wise; morosophist from obsolete French morosophe + English -ist


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