Student Thesaurus

One entry found for stupidity.
Entry Word: stupidity
Function: noun
Text: 1 the quality or state of lacking intelligence or quickness of mind <the stupidity of the dialogue between the two romantic leads had movie audiences giggling uncontrollably>
Synonyms brainlessness, denseness, density, doltishness, dopiness, dullness (also dulness), dumbness, fatuity, foolishness, mindlessness, oafishness, obtuseness, senselessness, simpleness, slowness, stupidness, vacuity, witlessness
Related Words absurdity, asininity, balminess, craziness, daftness, folly, idiocy, inanity, insanity, lunacy, madness, nonsensicalness, nuttiness, preposterousness, silliness, simplicity, wackiness, zaniness; fallacy, irrationality, unreasonableness
Near Antonyms acumen, alertness, astuteness, discernment, insight, judgment (or judgement), perception, perspicacity; sagacity, sageness, sapience, wisdom, wit; logicalness, rationality, reasonableness, soundness, validity
Antonyms braininess, brightness, brilliance, cleverness, intelligence, keenness, quickness, quick-wittedness, sharpness, smartness
2 a foolish act or idea <the various stupidities of the company's owners were bound to result in bankruptcy> -- see FOLLY 1
3 language, behavior, or ideas that are absurd and contrary to good sense <leaving her bags unguarded inside the airport terminal was nothing but stupidity on her part> -- see NONSENSE 1