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imbecilic

[im-buh-sil-ik] /ˌɪm bəˈsɪl ɪk/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or characteristic of an imbecile.
2.
contemptibly stupid, silly, or inappropriate:
an imbecilic suggestion.
Origin of imbecilic
1915-1920
1915-20; imbecile + -ic
Synonyms
2. idiotic, stupid, asinine.
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Word Origin and History for imbecilic
adj.

1875, from imbecile + -ic.

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