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American English: /ˈst(j)upəd/
British English: /ˈstjuːpɪd/

Translation of stupid in Spanish:


  • 1 1.1 (foolish)
    (unintelligent) estúpido
    don't be stupid
    ¡no seas tonto!
    what a stupid thing to do/say!
    ¡qué tontería or estupidez!
    it was stupid of me to accept
    fue una estupidez aceptar
    I did something stupid
    hice una tontería or una estupidez
    to act stupid
    hacerse el tonto
    hacer el papel de idiota
    he made me look really stupid
    me dejó en ridículo
    the whole affair's left me looking pretty stupid
    he quedado en ridículo or como un tonto con toda esta historia
    you stupid idiot!
    Example sentences
    • Of course, he wasn't stupid or irresponsible enough to abscond completely.
    • Most accidents are caused by blowouts or other mechanical failures and stupid drivers with no common sense.
    • I'm not stupid enough to think that we all feel the same way about everything.
    1.2 (expressing irritation) [colloquial]
    maldito [colloquial]
    pinche (Mexico) [colloquial]
    the stupid machine kept my card
    el maldito or (Mexico) pinche cajero me tragó la tarjeta [colloquial]
  • 2 (unconscious) to knock somebody stupid
    dejar a alguien atontado
    to drink oneself stupid
    beber hasta perder el sentido


  • [colloquial]to talk stupid
    decir tonterías


  • [colloquial] (as form of address)
    bobo (-ba) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • It soon became apparent that he was suffering from the stupids when he repeatedly asked for directions to where we were already taking him.
    • They're still stupids who should not be allowed out in public.
    • I appreciate it a lot, but don't bother with the stupids, for it is wiser to just laugh at them.
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