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imbecilities

noun
plural of imbecility

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a foolish act or idea
  • was arrested for the sheer imbecility of speeding down a dark road with no headlights on

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“Imbecilities.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/imbecilities. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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