idiot Meaning - 9 Definitions Available!

What is the meaning of idiot? Here 9 definitions and example sentences available for the word idiot.

Meaning of idiot
(pejorative) A person of low general intelligence.

Definitions of idiot

noun

1. (pejorative) A person of low general intelligence.
2. (obsolete, medicine) A person of the lowest intellectual standing, a person who lacks the capacity to develop beyond the mental age of a normal four-year-old; a person with an IQ below 30.
3. fool
4. a person of subnormal intelligence
5. A man in private station, as distinguished from one holding a public office.
6. An unlearned, ignorant, or simple person, as distinguished from the educated; an ignoramus.
7. A human being destitute of the ordinary intellectual powers, whether congenital, developmental, or accidental; commonly, a person without understanding from birth; a natural fool; a natural; an innocent.
8. A fool; a simpleton; -- a term of reproach.

adjective

1. (uncommon) idiotic, stupid
2. (obsolete, medicine) A person of the lowest intellectual standing, a person who lacks the capacity to develop beyond the mental age of a normal four-year-old; a person with an IQ below 30.
3. fool
4. a person of subnormal intelligence
5. A man in private station, as distinguished from one holding a public office.
6. An unlearned, ignorant, or simple person, as distinguished from the educated; an ignoramus.
7. A human being destitute of the ordinary intellectual powers, whether congenital, developmental, or accidental; commonly, a person without understanding from birth; a natural fool; a natural; an innocent.
8. A fool; a simpleton; -- a term of reproach.

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