noun (plural idiocies)
- Extremely stupid behavior: the idiocy of decimating rain forests every aspect of public administration throws up its own idiociesMore example sentences
- At the end, though, sectarian idiocy gave way to mass jubilation.
- Rolling her eyes and shaking her head at her own idiocy, her thoughts returned to the subject.
- Indeed through all the mayhem and idiocy, Blue prove perfectly captivating.
early 16th century (originally denoting low intelligence): from idiot, probably on the pattern of pairs such as lunatic, lunacy.