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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No one theorized, however, that the area was named after a fool, idiot or numbskull, all slang interpretations of "nimrod" today).
Finally the band rounded the gig off the way they started - rocking out with Numbskull - and with that Ash disappeared from view, but not before hinting at a tour next year.
Twenty years ago, the designated hitter came into being because the game was in the doldrums and needed an infusion of offensive excitement--or so the numbskull owners believed.
Besides, he was the kind of numbskull citizen who wouldn't notice a 100-foot Douglas-fir if it shop in the middle of his driveway.
You'll sit through several rather agonizing minutes while the kids respond robot-like to an unknown whining numbskull offstage.
Meanwhile, torn between two morons, numbskull Nick flitted from Jade to a topless girl named Harry like a sex-starved adolescent.
Even the numbskull Tories must understand that is the economics of the madhouse.
Celtic are 4-9 favourites to win their home tie and it would take a certain type of numbskull to back them at those odds, the sort, who, hearing 90 per cent of accidents occur in the home, move.
One numbskull the police identified was jailed for 12 weeks.
Ignoring the taunts of his numbskull older brother, Rex (Marsden) - "You're 18 and you've never had a girlfriend.
In Numbskull land they will not tarmac over this area which renders it slippery and dangerous to pedestrians and ratepayers who pay their wages to protect them from any obvious harm.
Then again, in the real world, he's a numbskull with the tactical skills and self-awareness of a lemming.