- n. informal Someone lacking in intelligence
- From half and wit. (Wiktionary)
“They don't do those, I told him irritably (what kind of halfwit expects a menu in a restaurant?).”
“Strange … the "halfwit" won both presidential campaigns he ran …. cs89 on April 8, 2009 at 8: 44 PM”
“Strange … the "halfwit" won both presidential campaigns he ran ….”
“You just can't be sure that that someone wasn't a "halfwit, fool or a person with a grudge.”
“And yet even the halfwit books retain a certain fascination, as Messrs.”
“Meanwhile, Nick breaks the awkward silence with Madge concerning her current plight, and a not very plausible ginger-haired halfwit continues to pursue the ladies.”
“The trouble with that logic is I am black and I am not childish halfwit who espouses the mantra of racism many people of color spew forth.”
“On Wednesday, in my new-found role as court reporter, I heard Paul's QC argue that only a "halfwit" wouldn't see that this was a joke.”
“In 2008, it became an everyday occurrence to spend a bus or train journey inwardly groaning as some halfwit of a fellow passenger broadcast music through the tinny loudspeakers of their mobile.”
“Sash is smart, but not quite smart enough to outwit the halfwit.”
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A list of compound derogatory names such as gapeseed, muckworm and lickspittle. Your one-word contributions to this list are welcome.
See sionnach's list derogatory terms I should use ...
An extensive list I have been working on for quite some time. Feel free to add more of the kind if you miss any.
half as good as most lists
A rich collection of all the ways you can insult someone's intelligence.
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