Synonyms for half-wit
- born fool
- pea brain
- stupid person
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HALF-WIT
"For the family," was Cleena's watchword, and it had already become the half-wit's.
"No half-wit about you," admiringly quoth the carpenter's mate.
Allie Mulberry the half-wit was one of the highlights of life in the town.
Beside being a half-wit he had something the matter with his legs.
For what the half-wit did was what he had seen these others do.
"Hello, Pa," exclaimed the half-wit, and laughed long and loud.
"Now you—now you throw it at me—and I'll hit it," said the half-wit.
You see, he confessed—the half-wit did—before he was killed.
Tug couldnt bring himself to pick trouble with a half-wit, so he determined to throw a scare into him and run him off the ranch.
MacNutt had again thrown off his assumed role of a half-wit and was alert and thinking rapidly.