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idiot

[′id·ē·ət]
(psychology)
A person afflicted with idiocy and requiring custodial or protective care.
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For many long months now, the GOP campaign has operated on an idiotically low level of political discourse appealing to the belligerent impulses of voters and shamelessly playing on their irrational fears.
In 2008, Ezra Klein wrote idiotically that "Obama is, at his best, able to call us back to our highest selves, to the place where America exists as a glittering ideal.
As a consequence of these moves, "The markets are collapsing, and the Fed idiotically is saying it is going to [raise rates] eight times by 2017.
What government official idiotically decided that the on-off ramps of the Skyway at Alabang should be only one lane?
Jeb Bush, seemingly more compassionately but no less idiotically, suggested that the government should admit "only Christians.
Business was booming at the mall on Friday teatime and after failing to find a parking space outside I set off to one of the multi-storey car parks and idiotically chose the one furthest away from our destination.
Jeb Bush, another Republican candidate, suggested, idiotically, that it might be OK to admit only Christians.
Instead of raising awareness about the dangers of tattooing, our cinemas here just screen movies that show top actors with fancy tattoos across their bodies and idiotically the young generation without awareness just mimic them," said MP Jamal Dawood, who spearheaded the proposal.
He agreed, idiotically, and got something inconsequential in return.
He agreed to that, idiotically, and got something inconsequential in return.
There were also numerous portraits, remarkable for their disquieting normalcy or almost idiotically contrived poses, and further complicated by disarming props and emphatic lighting.
Horgan's best known for Pulling - probably the best show ever commissioned by BBC Three which they idiotically cancelled after just two series.