idiotical
adjective see idiotic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Idiotical — Idiotic Id i*ot ic, Idiotical Id i*ot ic*al, a. [L. idioticus ignorant, Gr. ?: cf. F. idiotique. See {Idiot}.] 1. Common; simple. [Obs.] Blackwall. [1913 Webster] 2. Pertaining to, or like, an idiot; characterized by idiocy; foolish; fatuous; as …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • idiotical — adj. stupid, ridiculous, senseless, foolish …   English contemporary dictionary

  • idiotical — a. See idiotic …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • idiotical — id·i·ot·i·cal …   English syllables

  • idiotical — ]ə̇kəl, ]ēk adjective Etymology: Late Latin idioticus + English al 1. obsolete : lacking education : ignorant, unschooled 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Idiotic — Id i*ot ic, Idiotical Id i*ot ic*al, a. [L. idioticus ignorant, Gr. ?: cf. F. idiotique. See {Idiot}.] 1. Common; simple. [Obs.] Blackwall. [1913 Webster] 2. Pertaining to, or like, an idiot; characterized by idiocy; foolish; fatuous; as, an… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • idiotic — also idiotical adjective Date: 1713 1. characterized by idiocy 2. showing complete lack of thought or common sense ; foolish • idiotically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • idiotic — idiotically, adv. idioticalness, n. /id ee ot ik/, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of an idiot. 2. senselessly foolish or stupid: an idiotic remark. Also, idiotical. [1705 15; < LL idioticus < Gk idiotikós private, ignorant. See… …   Universalium

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