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/ ˈdɪmˌwɪt /
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a stupid or slow-thinking person.
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OTHER WORDS FROM dimwitdimwitted, adjectivedim·wit·ted·ly, adverbdim·wit·ted·ness, noun
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The agents used traditional, entirely legal, and specifically targeted methods to place the dimwitted Zazi under surveillance.NSA Surveillance Program Failed to Invade Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s Privacy|Michael Daly|June 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Dimwitted Franz Biberkopf is released from prison into the prison that was Weimar.The Heirs of Joyce's Ulysses|Joshua Cohen|June 15, 2010|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for dimwit
/ (ˈdɪmˌwɪt) /
informal a stupid or silly person
Derived forms of dimwitdim-witted, adjectivedim-wittedly, adverbdim-wittedness, noun
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