half-wit definition

  • noun:
    • Slang A foolish or stupid individual.
    • an individual of around half the average intelligence of his or her colleagues
    • A stupid or inept person
    • A foolish person; a dolt; a blockhead; a dunce.
    • A weak-minded or idiotic person; additionally, a dolt; a blockhead.
    • a stupid inexperienced individual
    • a person of subnormal cleverness

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