nitwittery

noun nit·wit·tery \ ˈnit-ˌwi-tə-rē \

Definition of nitwittery

:the foolish actions or behavior characteristic of a nitwit
  • Please spare us from the nitwittery of our leaders and the hypocritical bullying of our fellow citizens.
  • —Neil Steinberg
  • Then, to solidify her tragic taste in suitors, she went and kept Jeff around for another week … . Seriously, honey, we expect a certain level of nitwittery on shows like this, but you're taking us to a whole new level.
  • —Damian Holbrook

First Known Use of nitwittery

1931


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