Slow to understand, think, or learn; stupid: the slow-witted interviewer failed to pounce on his remarks
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- Should she confess that she did not understand a word said, she would be taken for a slow-witted nut.
- A dunce, according to the dictionary, is "one who is slow-witted or stupid."
- Should the clever and greedy be permitted to prey on the slow-witted and foolish?
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