idiot


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idiot

[′id·ē·ət]
(psychology)
A person afflicted with idiocy and requiring custodial or protective care.
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But he had yet to learn that it is a dreadful thing to make an idiot fond of you, when you yourself are not of an affectionate disposition: especially an idiot with a pitchfork-- obviously a difficult friend to shake off by rough usage.
But David, you perceive, had reckoned without his host, or, to speak more precisely, without his idiot brother--an item of so uncertain and fluctuating a character, that I doubt whether he would not have puzzled the astute heroes of M.
David, not having studied the psychology of idiots, was not aware that they are not to be wrought upon by imaginative fears.
Thou seest how much of an idiot he is, book-learner,' said the gentleman, looking scornfully at his wife.
Then he continued, mastering his discomposure: "The words you said were, `No man but an idiot would pick up the small hammer.
Why do these idiots always assume that the only person who hates the wife's lover is the wife's husband?
Classed with children and idiots," repeated Irais, gravely nodding her head.
You are telling us in the most unvarnished manner that we are idiots," said Irais.
Children and idiots are not interested in such things," I said.
Rock Song: ``American Idiot,'' Billie Joe Armstrong, Mike Dirnt and Tre Cool (Green Day); ``Fall to Pieces,'' Duff, Dave Kushner, Slash, Matt Sorum and Scott Weiland (Velvet Revolver); ``Float On,'' Isaac Brock, Dann Gallucci, Eric Judy and Benjamin Weikel (Modest Mouse); ``Somebody Told Me,'' Brandon Flowers, Dave Keuning, Mark Stoermer and Ronnie Vannucci (the Killers); ``Vertigo,'' Bono, Adam Clayton, The Edge and Larry Mullen (U2).
I think the people of Ryton-on-Dunsmore need to get together, start a list of these idiots, get proof, get photos, videos, names and addresses and report them to the police.
Perhaps the same idiots who painted yellow lines around Ellen Geary's parked car and then slapped a parking ticket on it before the paint was dry.