lacking wit or intelligence; stupid; foolish.

before 1000; Middle English; Old English witlēas. See wit1, -less

witlessly, adverb
witlessness, noun
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witless (ˈwɪtlɪs)
lacking wit, intelligence, or sense; stupid

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Example sentences
As it did nearly three decades ago, the graphic horror film is again scaring
  millions of people witless.
The ad is pretty tough, and the pun on the general's name is pretty witless.
Don't start it unless you're prepared to be scared witless.
And the witless pair blazed out the signal-fires on high.
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