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Someone who is unintelligent, stupid or silly - synonyms or related words

fool

noun

someone who does not behave in an intelligent or sensible way

lump

noun

informal someone who is lazy or stupid

clown

noun

someone who is silly, stupid, or annoying

idiot

noun

informal someone who behaves in an extremely stupid way

maniac

noun

informal someone who behaves in a stupid and dangerous way

dope

noun

informal a stupid person

dumb blond

noun

an insulting word for a woman with blond hair who is considered to be sexually attractive but not very intelligent

airhead

noun

informal a silly or stupid person

joker

noun

informal someone who does something that you think is stupid

buffoon

noun

someone who behaves in a stupid and annoying way

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