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  • as inretarded
  • as indolt
  • as indumbbell

synonyms for dumdum

  • dim
  • dull
  • dumbbell
  • dummy
  • imbecile
  • pinhead
  • simple
  • slow
  • stupid
  • subnormal
  • touched
  • underachieving
  • yo-yo
  • backward
  • birdbrained
  • defective
  • dim-witted
  • dopey
  • dumbo
  • exceptional
  • feeble-minded
  • gorked
  • half-witted
  • held back
  • lamebrained
  • mentally defective
  • moronic
  • numbskull
  • opaque
  • retardo
  • sappy
  • simple-minded
  • slow-witted
  • weak
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  • active
  • bright
  • clear
  • cognizant
  • intelligent
  • light
  • quick
  • smart
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How to use dumdum in a sentence

In their bodies we find dumdum bullets, and we hear tales which confirm those of the refugees.
THE NEW YORK TIMES CURRENT HISTORY OF THE EUROPEAN WAR, VOL 1, ISSUE 4, JANUARY 23, 1915VARIOUS
The Declaration concerning expanding (dumdum) bullets; see below, 112.
INTERNATIONAL LAW. A TREATISE. VOLUME II (OF 2)LASSA FRANCIS OPPENHEIM
Were the bullets used dumdum bullets, in your opinion, Dr. Finck?
WARREN COMMISSION (2 OF 26): HEARINGS VOL. II (OF 15)THE PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY
In all the wounds considered, on the basis of the aspect of the wound of entrance, dumdum bullets were not used.
WARREN COMMISSION (2 OF 26): HEARINGS VOL. II (OF 15)THE PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY
And what characteristics of dumdum bullets were absent, in your opinion—in your evaluation of these wounds?
WARREN COMMISSION (2 OF 26): HEARINGS VOL. II (OF 15)THE PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY
Nov. 11—Germans are exhibiting dumdum bullets which they charge have been taken from British soldiers.
THE NEW YORK TIMES CURRENT HISTORY: THE EUROPEAN WAR, FEBRUARY, 1915VARIOUS
Nov. 28—Regimental dispatch dog mentioned in orders as having fallen in duty; Germans charge use of dumdum bullets by the French.
THE NEW YORK TIMES CURRENT HISTORY: THE EUROPEAN WAR, FEBRUARY, 1915VARIOUS
I sat next to a young man who had been talking learnedly of dumdum bullets and Parisian restaurants.
WITH THE FRENCH IN FRANCE AND SALONIKARICHARD HARDING DAVIS
March 8—British charge that German dumdum bullets were found after a recent battle in Egypt.
NEW YORK TIMES CURRENT HISTORY; THE EUROPEAN WAR, VOL 2, NO. 2, MAY, 1915VARIOUS
All I could get out of it was that a dumdum bullet had smashed his right shinbone.
MEN IN WARANDREAS LATZKO
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WORDS RELATED TO DUMDUM

  • airhead
  • blockhead
  • boob
  • chump
  • clodpate
  • dimwit
  • dodo
  • dope
  • dork
  • dumbbell
  • dumdum
  • dunce
  • fool
  • goon
  • idiot
  • ignoramus
  • lamebrain
  • lunkhead
  • meathead
  • nitwit
  • sap
  • simpleton
  • stupid
  • yo-yo
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