oafishness

as in stupidity
the quality or state of lacking intelligence or quickness of mind the oafishness of the investigators, who missed clues and mishandled physical evidence, is the reason why that crime was never solved

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“Oafishness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/oafishness. Accessed 4 Feb. 2023.

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