A common term for a person of low general intelligence. (noun)
A medical or psychological term meaning a person who lacks the capacity to develop beyond the mental age of a normal four-year-old. (noun)
Examples of word idiot
He combined the term for people with extremely low intelligence with the French word for an extremely learned individual and derived the term idiot savant.
The term "idiocracy" means a nation run by idiots - and the term idiot is defined as "an utterly foolish or senseless person" and/or a "person of the lowest order in a former classification of mental retardation, having a mental age of less than three years old."
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If what we've seen from this idiot is her composed, PC responses we are in for some outstanding comedy.
This idiot is a perfect example of inbreeding in the South.