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simpleton

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1 a person who lacks good sense or judgment
  • his silly antics at office parties have earned him a reputation as a simpleton

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2 a stupid person
  • she felt like such a simpleton for needing help to install her home theater

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The first known use of simpleton was circa 1630

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

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