Examples of stupidity in a Sentence
I was shocked by the stupidity of their decision.
the stupidity of the dialogue between the two romantic leads had movie audiences giggling uncontrollably
Recent Examples of stupidity from the Web
What cost Hillary's election is Anthony Weiner's stupidity.
But a twang as many Monkees fans are starting to learn — is not a sign of stupidity or lack of intelligence.
The moment somebody shoots a bear like 399, by accident, out of spite or stupidity, this will turn into a disaster for the hunting community of an order of magnitude like the San Francisco earthquake of 1906.
My hope is that Trump keeps his dumbass questions in-house and just displays his stupidity on a local or national stage instead of taking it to a worldwide arena.
There is high cultural commentary, and there is lowbrow, nearly pedantic commentary on the random moments of silliness and stupidity that make up life.
Kalkbrenner said, his accent bringing to mind Werner Herzog discussing the stupidity of chickens.
Both stars are enthusiastic farceurs, which almost but not quite gets you past the essential stupidity/criminality of the setup.
And its basic stupidity should have required a content advisory: Pay no attention to the story.
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brainlessness, denseness, density, dim-wittedness, doltishness, dopiness, dullness (also dulness), dumbness, fatuity, foolishness, mindlessness, oafishness, obtuseness, senselessness, simpleness, slowness, stupidness, thickness, vacuity, witlessness;
absurdity, asininity, balminess, craziness, daftness, dottiness, fatuousness, folly, idiocy, inaneness, inanity, insanity, lunacy, madness, nonsensicalness, nuttiness, preposterousness, silliness, wackiness, zaniness;
STUPIDITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of stupidity for English Language Learners
: the state of being foolish or unintelligent : the condition of being stupid
: a stupid idea or action
STUPIDITY Defined for Kids
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