adjective see dolt

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.


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  • doltish — dolt ish (d[=o]lt [i^]sh), a. Doltlike; dull in intellect; stupid; blockish; as, a doltish clown. {Dolt ish*ly}, adv. {Dolt ish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • doltish — index obtuse, opaque, uncouth Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • doltish — adjective Like a dolt; dull in intellect; stupid; blockish; as, a doltish clown …   Wiktionary

  • doltish — dolt ► NOUN ▪ a stupid person. DERIVATIVES doltish adjective. ORIGIN perhaps a variant of dulled, from DULL(Cf. ↑dulness) …   English terms dictionary

  • doltish — See dolt. * * * …   Universalium

  • doltish — Synonyms and related words: Boeotian, asinine, beef brained, beef witted, beetleheaded, blockheaded, blockish, bovine, chumpish, cloddish, cowish, crass, dense, dull, dullard, dumb, duncical, duncish, fat, fatheaded, gross, ineducable, klutzy,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • doltish — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Lacking in intelligence: blockheaded, dense, dumb, hebetudinous, obtuse, stupid, thickheaded, thick witted. Informal: thick. Slang: dimwitted, dopey. See ABILITY …   English dictionary for students

  • doltish — dolt·ish || dəʊltɪʃ adj. stupid, idiotic …   English contemporary dictionary

  • doltish — a. Stupid, stolid, dull, foolish, blockish, simple, witless, thick skulled, beetle headed, beef brained, beef witted, thick headed, heavy headed …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • doltish — adj blockheaded, boneheaded, blockish, thick, thick headed, thick skulled, dense; obtuse, stolid, lumpish, blunt, dull; Inf. dopey, Inf. dumb, dull witted, dim witted, slow, slow witted, half witted; stupid, unintelligent, simple, simple minded,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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