from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Lacking in subtlety or sophistication; artless or naive: a simple-minded horror movie; simple-minded generalizations.
  • adj. Stupid or silly; foolish.
  • adj. Mentally impaired.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Lacking subtlety or sophistication
  • adj. Lacking mental capacity; feeble-minded

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Artless; guileless; simple-hearted; undesigning; unsuspecting; devoid of duplicity.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Lacking intelligence or penetration; unsophisticated; artless.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. lacking subtlety and insight
  • adj. lacking mental capacity and subtlety


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