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imbecility

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1 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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The first known use of imbecility was circa 1533

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“Imbecility.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/imbecility. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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