Synonyms of imbecile in English:

imbecile


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noun

1‘I'd have to be an imbecile to do such a thing’

SYNONYMS
fool, idiot, cretin, moron, dolt, halfwit, dunce, dullard, simpleton, nincompoop, blockhead, ignoramus, clod
informal dope, thickhead, ninny, chump, dimwit, dummy, dum-dum, dumb-bell, jackass, bonehead, fathead, numbskull, dunderhead, airhead, pinhead, lamebrain, pea-brain, birdbrain, dipstick, donkey, noodle
British informal nit, nitwit, twit, numpty, ass, clot, muppet, plonker, berk, prat, pillock, wally, wazzock, divvy
North American informal bozo, turkey, goofus, dumbhead, dumbass
British vulgar slang knobhead
North American vulgar slang asshat
ANTONYMS

genius


adjective

1‘try not to make imbecile remarks’

SYNONYMS
stupid, foolish, idiotic, silly, doltish, half-witted, witless, dull, brainless, mindless, unintelligent, unwise
senseless, absurd, crazy, mad, fatuous, inane, asinine, ridiculous
informal dense, dumb, thickheaded, dim, dim-witted, dopey, half-baked, hare-brained, crackbrained, pea-brained, nutty, dippy, cuckoo, screwy, wacky
British informal barmy, daft, dotty, batty, gormless
ANTONYMS

intelligent