chiefly British
as in thickness
the quality or state of lacking intelligence or quickness of mind the backbencher professed himself horrified by the gormlessness and naïveté of the prime minister

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“Gormlessness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gormlessness. Accessed 30 Nov. 2022.

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