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half-witted

[haf-wit-id, hahf-] /ˈhæfˈwɪt ɪd, ˈhɑf-/
adjective
2.
foolish; stupid.
Origin
1635-1645
1635-45
Related forms
half-wittedly, adverb
half-wittedness, noun
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  • Otherwise their irrelevant answers would make them appear half-witted.
  • His first cap tors believed him half-witted, as he gave himself away.

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