Synonyms of imbecile in English:

imbecile


See definition of imbecile

noun

1‘I'd have to be an imbecile to do such a thing’

SYNONYMS

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

dope, thickhead, ninny, chump, dimwit, dummy, dum-dum, dumb-bell, jackass, bonehead, fathead, numbskull, dunderhead, airhead, pinhead, lamebrain, pea-brain, birdbrain, dipstick, donkey, noodle

British nit, nitwit, twit, numpty, clot, muppet, plonker, berk, prat, pillock, wally, wazzock, divvy

North American bozo, turkey, goofus

British vulgar slang knobhead

North American vulgar slang asshat

ANTONYMS

genius


adjective

1‘try not to make imbecile remarks’

SYNONYMS

stupid, foolish, idiotic, silly, doltish, half-witted, witless, dull, brainless, mindless, unintelligent, unwise

senseless, absurd, crazy, mad, fatuous, inane, asinine, ridiculous

dense, dumb, thickheaded, dim, dim-witted, dopey, gormless, half-baked, hare-brained, crackbrained, pea-brained, nutty, dotty, batty, dippy, cuckoo, screwy, wacky

British barmy, daft

ANTONYMS

intelligent