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American English: /ˈɪdiət/
British English: /ˈɪdɪət/

Translation of idiot in Spanish:


  • 1.1 [colloquial] (foolish person) you stupid idiot, look what you've done!
    ¡idiota or imbécil! ¡mira lo que has hecho!
    (before noun) (grin/laugh)
    de idiota
    my idiot brother
    el idiota de mi hermano
    Example sentences
    • And he is not coming into court acting like an idiot and being stupid on the stand.
    • If he's such an idiot, how stupid are your guys to be losing to him this repeatedly?
    • According to reports, at least half of the one hundred sheer blinding idiots stupid enough to mount the fencing and jump needed treatment from paramedics.
    1.2 [dated or offensive] (Medicine)
    [anticuado u ofensivo]
    Example sentences
    • In 1324 idiots and lunatics had different rights in law, but now these words have lost their more precise meanings and become little more than insults.

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