stupidly


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stu·pid

 (sto͞o′pĭd, styo͞o′-)
adj. stu·pid·er, stu·pid·est
1. Slow to learn or understand; obtuse.
2. Tending to make poor decisions or careless mistakes.
3. Marked by a lack of intelligence or care; foolish or careless: a stupid mistake.
4. Dazed, stunned, or stupefied: felt stupid after taking the pain medication.
5. Used to express disparagement or exasperation: Take your stupid notebook and go home.
n.
A stupid or foolish person.

[Latin stupidus, from stupēre, to be stunned.]

stu′pid·ly adv.
stu′pid·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.stupidly - in a stupid manner; "he had stupidly bought a one way ticket"
Translations
بِحَماقَه، بِغَباء
hloupětupě
dumt
heimskulega
neumno

stupidly

[ˈstjuːpɪdlɪ] ADV [behave, act] → como un idiota; [stare, grin] → como un bobo, como un tonto
stupidly, I said I would help hercomo un tonto, dije que la ayudaría, cometí la estupidez de decir que la ayudaría
stupidly, he'd not anticipated that this might happenhabía sido una estupidez por su parte, pero no había previsto que esto pudiera ocurrir
somebody had stupidly left the door openalguien había cometido la estupidez de dejar la puerta abierta

stupidly

[ˈstjuːpɪdli] advstupidement, bêtement

stupidly

adv (= unintelligently)dumm; (= foolishly also)blöd (inf); saydummerweise; staredumm; grinalbern; stupidly I’d forgotten my keysdummerweise hatte ich meine Schlüssel vergessen; he stupidly refuseder war so dumm or blöd (inf)abzulehnen; he had told the boss several stupidly obvious lieser hatte dem Chef einige dummdreiste Lügen erzählt

stupidly

[ˈstjuːpɪdlɪ] adv (smile, say) → stupidamente
I stupidly forgot to lock the door → mi sono stupidamente dimenticato di chiudere la porta a chiave

stupid

(ˈstjuːpid) adjective
1. foolish; slow at understanding. a stupid mistake; He isn't as stupid as he looks.
2. in a bewildered or dazed state. He was (feeling) stupid from lack of sleep.
ˈstupidly adverb
stuˈpidity noun
References in classic literature ?
The hero of this tale stared stupidly at the pastoral picture as if he had never seen such a thing in all his life; then he put his hand to his head, passed it through his hair and, withdrawing it, attentively considered the palm--a singular thing to do.
We looked at each other stupidly and with eyes terrified.
When he had heard everything, even to the detail that for the first second she could not help flushing, but that afterwards she was just as direct and as much at her ease as with any chance acquaintance, Levin was quite happy again and said he was glad of it, and would not now behave as stupidly as he had done at the election, but would try the first time he met Vronsky to be as friendly as possible.
The summer evening together that had left its mark on the memory of both the young man and woman had, when looked at quite sensibly, been rather stupidly spent.
In the street infants played or fought with other infants or sat stupidly in the way of vehicles.
Maston courageously menaced them with his steel hook, but he only succeeded in frightening some pelicans and teal, while tall flamingos stared stupidly at the party.
Some of the people who crowded in the carts whipped stupidly at their horses and quarrelled with other drivers; some sat motionless, staring at nothing with miserable eyes; some gnawed their hands with thirst, or lay prostrate in the bottoms of their conveyances.
Lorry was so taken aback, that he looked quite stupidly at Mr.
No," I said, "I'm afraid I've stupidly missed the point.
Alice laughed so much at this, that she had to run back into the wood for fear of their hearing her; and when she next peeped out the Fish-Footman was gone, and the other was sitting on the ground near the door, staring stupidly up into the sky.
She was so modest, so expressive, she had looked so soft in her thin white gown that he felt he had acted stupidly.
Once more she had managed, by her sheer simplicity, to make him feel stupidly conventional just when he thought he was flinging convention to the winds.