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mo·ron·ic

 (mə-rŏn′ĭk, mô-)
adj.
1. Showing foolishness or stupidity.
2. Exhibiting mild intellectual disability. The term belongs to a classification system no longer in use and is now considered offensive.

mo·ron′i·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.moronic - having a mental age of between eight and twelve years
retarded - relatively slow in mental or emotional or physical development; "providing a secure and sometimes happy life for the retarded"

moronic

adjective idiotic, simple, foolish, mindless, thick, stupid, daft (informal), retarded, gormless (Brit. informal), brainless, cretinous, unintelligent, dimwitted (informal), asinine, imbecilic, braindead (informal), mentally defective, dumb-ass (slang), doltish, dead from the neck up (informal), halfwitted, Boeotian, muttonheaded (slang) It was wanton, moronic vandalism.

moronic

adjective
Translations

moronic

[məˈrɒnɪk] ADJimbécil

moronic

[mɔːˈrɒnɪk] adj (= stupid) → idiot(e)

moronic

adj (Med) → geistesschwach, debil (spec); (inf)idiotisch (inf)

moronic

[mɒˈrɒnɪk] adjcretino/a, idiota, deficiente
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