Synonyms and Antonyms of stupidity
the quality or state of lacking intelligence or quickness of mind
- The stupidity of the dialogue between the two romantic leads had movie audiences giggling uncontrollably.
brainlessness, denseness, density, dim-wittedness, doltishness, dopiness, dullness (also dulness), dumbness, fatuity, foolishness, mindlessness, oafishness, obtuseness, senselessness, simpleness, slowness, stupidness, thickness, vacuity, witlessness
absurdity, asininity, balminess, craziness, daftness, dottiness, fatuousness, folly, idiocy, inaneness, inanity, insanity, lunacy, madness, nonsensicalness, nuttiness, preposterousness, silliness, wackiness, zaniness
acumen, alertness, astuteness, discernment, insight, judgment (or judgement), perception
sagacity, sageness, sapience, wisdom, wit
logicalness, rationality, reasonableness, soundness, validity
a foolish act or idea
- The succession of stupidities by the company's owners was bound to result in bankruptcy.
absurdity, asininity, fatuity, folly, foolery, foppery, idiocy, imbecility, inanity, insanity, lunacy
absurdness, craziness, foolishness, inaneness, madness, senselessness, witlessness
buffoonery, monkeyshine(s), shenanigan(s), tomfoolery
drivel, humbug, nonsense, twaddle
blunder, bungle, flub, goof, howler
language, behavior, or ideas that are absurd and contrary to good sense
- Never repaying you was just sheer stupidity on my part.
balderdash, baloney (also boloney), beans, bilge, blarney, blather, bosh, bull [slang], bunk, bunkum (or buncombe), claptrap, drivel, folderol (also falderal), folly, foolishness, fudge, hogwash, hokeypokey, hokum, hooey, humbug, humbuggery, jazz, malarkey (also malarky), moonshine, nonsense, piffle, poppycock, rot, rubbish, senselessness, silliness, tommyrot, trash, trumpery, twaddle
absurdity, asininity, foolery, idiocy, imbecility, inaneness, inanity, insanity, kookiness, lunacy
absurdness, craziness, madness, senselessness, witlessness
monkey business, monkeyshine(s), shenanigan(s), tomfoolery
gas, hot air, rigmarole (also rigamarole)