Blunt-witted
Blunt-witted Blunt"-wit`ted, n. Dull; stupid. [1913 Webster]

Blunt-witted lord, ignoble in demeanor! --Shak. [1913 Webster]


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  • blunt-witted — bluntˈ wittˈed adjective (Shakespeare) Dull, stupid • • • Main Entry: ↑blunt …   Useful english dictionary

  • blunt-witted — a. Dull, stupid, stolid, doltish, blockish, obtuse, unintelligent, unintellectual …   New dictionary of synonyms

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  • blunt — I. a. 1. Dull, obtuse, pointless, edgeless. 2. Dull witted, dull, thick witted, obtuse, stupid, stolid. 3. Abrupt, bluff, plain, uncourtly, unceremonious, without formal civility. 4. Brusk (or brusque), rough, harsh, uncourteous, ungracious,… …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • blunt — adj 1. dull, rounded, not sharp, unpointed, edgeless, unsharpened, thick. 2. abrupt, curt, short, brusque; frank, candid, open, direct, outspoken, plain spoken; plain, downright, unvarnished, straightforward; bluff, burly, brash, bold, brazen,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • thick witted — Synonyms and related words: asleep, beef witted, benumbed, blear witted, blockish, blunt, blunt witted, callous, dead, deadened, dense, dim, dim witted, doltish, dopey, dull, dull of mind, dull headed, dull pated, dull witted, dumb, fat witted,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dim witted — Synonyms and related words: blunt, blunt witted, dim, dopey, dull, dull of mind, dull headed, dull pated, dull witted, fat witted, gross headed, heavy, hebetudinous, obtuse, slow, slow witted, sluggish, thick brained, thick headed, thick pated,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • slow witted — Synonyms and related words: blunt, blunt witted, dim, dim witted, dopey, dull, dull of mind, dull headed, dull pated, dull witted, fat witted, gross headed, heavy, hebetudinous, obtuse, slow, sluggish, thick brained, thick headed, thick pated,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • short-witted — a. Unintelligent, shallow, stupid, dull, stolid, foolish, doltish, simple; weak headed, weak minded, feeble minded, half witted, shallow brained, dull witted, blunt witted …   New dictionary of synonyms

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