idiotically


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id·i·ot·ic

 (ĭd′ē-ŏt′ĭk)
adj.
1. Showing foolishness or stupidity.
2. Exhibiting profound intellectual disability. The term belongs to a classification system no longer in use and is now considered offensive.

id′i·ot′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adv.1.idiotically - in an idiotic manner; "what arouses the indignation of the honest satirist is not the fact that people in positions of power or influence behave idiotically"
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Translations
بِحَماقَه
idiotsky
idiotiskt
heimskulega
idiotsky
ahmakçaaptal aptal

idiotically

[ˌɪdɪˈɒtɪkəlɪ] ADVtontamente, estúpidamente
to laugh idioticallyreírse como un tonto
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

idiotically

advblödsinnig, idiotisch; fastschwachsinnig; idiotically, I had/said …blödsinniger- or idiotischerweise hatte/sagte ich …
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idiotically

[ˌɪdɪˈɒtɪklɪ] adv (stare) → con aria da ebete; (behave) → stupidamente, da idiota
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idiot

(ˈidiət) noun
1. a foolish person. She was an idiot to give up such a good job.
2. a person with very low intelligence.
ˈidiocy noun
ˌidiˈotic (-ˈotik) adjective
ˌidiˈotically adverb
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References in classic literature ?
The stove had been disturbed on its legs, and now leaned idiotically to one side.
The flaps of the cartridge boxes were all unfastened, and bobbed idiotically with each movement.
The two drinks made him very merry--almost idiotically so, and he began to take a most lively and prominent part in the proceedings, particularly in the music and catcalls and side remarks.
I stopped in front of the secretary, looking at it very idiotically; for what had it to say to me after all?
I keep for ever wondering, all idiotically; as if I could possibly know!
"If it all has really been done deliberately and not idiotically, if I really had a certain and definite object, how is it I did not even glance into the purse and don't know what I had there, for which I have undergone these agonies, and have deliberately undertaken this base, filthy degrading business?
On top of the dunnage, in the stern-sheets, Michael gazed wistfully at the Mary Turner and continued to snarl crustily at Scraps who idiotically wanted to start a romp.
It reminds me of a string of wet sponges, of tattered washing on the line, of a stale bean soup, of college yells, of dogs barking idiotically through endless nights....
It is pretty obvious that his very successful effort at trolling the current government on Facebook is the work of a pretty good team capitalising on the idiotically stupid behaviour of some of our current Cabinet ministers, but Najib is certainly no man of the people.
My point isn't to blow your mind with perspective, evade critical thinking through "semantic contrarianism," or to idiotically tell you that we're all one, big, happy family.
The self-important 17-year-old president of Psem, Panayiotis Georgiou, heroically stated: "Neither the absences nor the intimidation will stop our struggle for a human and democratic school." This sentiment bears the stamp of Akel as the party has great expertise in idiotically vacuous slogans.
You just think, again, idiotically, that someone is going to beat the Warriors on the floor, at even strength, fair and square.