HyperDic: stupidity

English > 2 senses of the word stupidity:
NOUNcognitionstupiditya poor ability to understand or to profit from experience
actstupidity, betise, folly, foolishness, imbecilitya stupid mistake
stupidity > pronunciation
Soundsstuwpih'dihtiy
Rhymesability ... zloty: 638 rhymes with tiy...
English > stupidity: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningA poor ability to understand or to profit from experience.
Narrowerdenseness, dumbness, slow-wittednessThe quality of being mentally slow and limited
dullness, obtusenessThe quality of being slow to understand
folly, foolishness, craziness, madnessThe quality of being rash and foolish
retardation, mental retardation, backwardness, slowness, subnormalitylack of normal development of intellectual capacities
vacuousnessindicative of or marked by mental vacuity and an absence of ideas
Broaderinabilitylack of ability (especially mental ability) to do something
OppositeintelligenceThe ability to comprehend
Spanishestupidez, idiotez
Catalanidiòcia
Adjectivesstupidlacking or marked by lack of intellectual acuity
stupidlacking intelligence
English > stupidity: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningA stupid mistake.
Synonymsbetise, folly, foolishness, imbecility
Broadermistake, error, faultA wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention
Spanishdisparate, estupidez, imbecilidad, insensatez, tontería
Catalanestupidesa, imbecil·litat, tonteria

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