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half-witted

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1 not having or showing an ability to absorb ideas readily

  • the young genius mastered calculus while his peers, who seemed half-witted in comparison, labored over basic addition and subtraction
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2 showing or marked by a lack of good sense or judgment

  • had the half-witted idea to try to swim across the raging river, and would have drowned if someone hadnʼt rescued him
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out to lunch

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