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halfwit Syllabification: half·wit
Pronunciation: /ˈhafˌwit/

Definition of halfwit in English:

noun

informal
A foolish or stupid person.
Example sentences
  • He is a cretin's cretin, a halfwit, an ignoramus in every respect.
  • And the next thing you know, you've got ignorant halfwits claiming that the ACLU is suing stores to stop them from saying Merry Christmas.
  • Not only are you the idiot of the month, you're the braindead cretin of the month and the muddleheaded halfwit of the month as well.

Words that rhyme with halfwit

peewit • dimwit • nitwit

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