mentally slow or dull; slow in comprehension and thinking.


slow-wittedly, adverb
slow-wittedness, noun Unabridged
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slow in comprehension; unintelligent

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Example sentences
His rather slow-witted replacement maintains the fiction that the clans respect the government's ownership of mineral resources.
Lai finished only three years of elementary school, and he still comes across as a slightly slow-witted but amiable guy.
The characters explain themselves so flatly and deliberately that they seem less simple than slow-witted.
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