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
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To think this movie is just fantasy is to drown in stupidity.
Trump’s stupidity should not distract us from America’s deceitfulness. . . .
But even his best efforts to be a good cop butt up against the wall of his stupidity.
And sure, this exact stunt was attempted last season (with the same result), but this fan too deserves to be recognized for his utter stupidity.
The Exile has kept up a holy racket, railing away against stupidity, corruption, and influence peddling in hopes that someone—anyone—would pay attention.
With that backhanded introduction on Friday, the forever stuffy Sam Eagle welcomed such utter silliness and stupidity over the next two hours of which the legendary amphitheater has likely never before seen.
Perhaps, in the face of so much destabilizing stupidity, these texts’ point is to show off the writers’ penetrating insights.
Though eye-popping, Grimm’s imprisonment for tax evasion isn’t even the chief reason why his candidacy reaches new frontiers of stupidity.
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First Known Use of stupidity
Synonymsboneheadedness, brainlessness, denseness, density, dim-wittedness, doltishness, dopiness, dorkiness, dullness (also dulness), dumbness, fatuity, foolishness, gormlessness [chiefly British], mindlessness, oafishness, obtuseness, senselessness, simpleness, slowness, stupidness, thickness, vacuity, weak-mindedness, witlessness
Antonymsbraininess, brightness, brilliance, cleverness, intelligence, keenness, quickness, quick-wittedness, sharpness, smartness
Related Wordsfeeblemindedness, simplemindedness; absurdity, asininity, balminess, craziness, daftness, dippiness, dottiness, fatuousness, folly, idiocy, inaneness, inanity, insanity, lunacy, madness, nincompoopery, nonsensicalness, nuttiness, preposterousness, silliness, simplicity, wackiness, zaniness; fallacy, irrationality, unreasonableness; mental deficiency, mental retardation
Near Antonymsacumen, alertness, astuteness, discernment, insight, judgment (or judgement), perception, percipience, perspicacity; sagacity, sageness, sapience, wisdom, wit; logicality, logicalness, rationality, rationalness, reasonableness, soundness, validity
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