half-witted half-witted

Definition(s):

  • (adj) retarded in intellectual development

Usage(s):

  1. A typical entry will run 2,000 to 5,000 words, and I vet all the comments so we aren't plagued with the half-witted immaturity of so many blogs.
  2. All kidding aside, half-witted ideologues are a dime a dozen.
  3. As for the visuals - well, it was a responsible, dignified, public-spirited President against a rabble of half-witted GOP crackers and ass-hats.

News

  1. Jim Carrey, Jeff Daniels are returning in 'Dumb & Dumber' sequel

    It seems the rumors about a sequel to Dumb & Dumber are true -- and it's going to be a real sequel, with the real stars, not some half-witted prequel with no-name actors. Everyone from 1994 called, and they're all very happy.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Tampa Bay Times

  2. Miss Utah botches answer during Miss USA pageant: 'Create education better'

    Miss Utah Marissa Powell is the Internet laughingstock of the moment after a video of her half-witted answer during the Miss USA pageant went viral Monday morning.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Detroit Free Press

Quotes

  1. Her dedication to his music, Morrissey said, "was a declaration of love for which she seemed to save all of her strength, and for which I could only ever repay with half-witted mumbles of thanks".
    on May 4, 2010 By: Morrissey Source: The Guardian

  2. "If it riles people," says Ince, "it does so because they're fools. Anyone who feels we are 'stealing Christmas away' would just be half-witted. Some people are desperate to be offended."
    on Dec 5, 2008 By: Robin Ince Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  3. "I believe it is half-witted to question the entire project and our work in the last two years after just one defeat," Frings said. "We got ourselves into this 'final' game against Austria and I am happy we have a chance to make amends."
    on Jun 15, 2008 By: Torsten Frings Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

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