[ id-ee-ot-ik ]
/ ˌɪd iˈɒt ɪk /
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of, relating to, or characteristic of an idiot.
senselessly foolish or stupid: an idiotic remark.
OTHER WORDS FOR idiotic
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Also id·i·ot·i·cal .
OTHER WORDS FROM idioticid·i·ot·i·cal·ly, adverbid·i·ot·i·cal·ness, noun
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How to use idiotic in a sentence
In their own minds, they know that he’s the idiotic Prince of Darkness who wants to shove science down our throats.To understand the good doctor, check out ‘Fauci’|Kathi Wolfe|October 31, 2020|Washington Blade
Idiotically, he recalled being summoned before a traffic court, years back.Astounding Stories, March, 1931|Various
British Dictionary definitions for idiotic
/ (ˌɪdɪˈɒtɪk) /
of or resembling an idiot; foolish; senseless
Derived forms of idioticidiotically, adverbidioticalness, noun
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