Synonyms of dummy in English:

dummy


See definition of dummy

noun

1‘a shop-window dummy dressed in a military uniform’

SYNONYMS

mannequin, manikin, lifelike model, figure, lay figure

2‘the book is just a dummy’

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mock-up, imitation, likeness, lookalike, representation, substitute, sample, copy, replica, reproduction

counterfeit, sham, fake, forgery

informal dupe

3‘if you still don't get it, you're a dummy’

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idiot, fool, ass, halfwit, nincompoop, dunce, dolt, ignoramus, cretin, imbecile, dullard, moron, simpleton, clod

dope, ninny, chump, dimwit, nitwit, goon, dumbo, dum-dum, dumb-bell, loon, dork, jackass, bonehead, fathead, numbskull, blockhead, dunderhead, chucklehead, knucklehead, muttonhead, pudding-head, thickhead, wooden-head, airhead, pinhead, lamebrain, pea-brain, birdbrain, zombie, jerk, nerd, dipstick, donkey, noodle

British nit, twit, numpty, clot, plonker, berk, prat, pillock, wally, git, wazzock, divvy, nerk, twerp, twonk, charlie, mug, muppet

Scottish nyaff, balloon, sumph, gowk

Irish gobdaw

North American schmuck, bozo, boob, lamer, turkey, schlepper, chowderhead, dumbhead, goofball, goof, goofus, galoot, lummox, klutz, putz, schlemiel, sap, gink, cluck, clunk, ding-dong, dingbat, wiener, weeny, dip, simp, spud, coot, palooka, poop, squarehead, yo-yo, dingleberry

US wing nut

NZ Australian drongo, dill, alec, galah, nong, bogan, poon, boofhead

South African mompara

British vulgar slang knobhead

North American vulgar slang asshat

archaic tomfool, noddy, clodpole, loggerhead, spoony, mooncalf


adjective

1‘we were to mount a dummy attack on the airfield’

SYNONYMS

simulated, feigned, pretended, practice, trial, mock, make-believe

fake, artificial, false, bogus, sham, imitation, reproduction, replica

informal pretend, phoney

ANTONYMS

real