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He pointed to unvaccinated people who are “clogging” up overwhelmed hospitals, calling them “imbeciles” and “nut jobs” and suggesting that doctors and nurses not treat those who have not taken a coronavirus vaccine.
HOWARD STERN BLASTS UNVACCINATED AMERICANS, CASTING VACCINE MANDATE AS ‘FREEDOM TO LIVE’TIMOTHY BELLASEPTEMBER 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Of all the problems in this country, that is what this imbecile is focused on.
JIMMY KIMMEL DRAGS MARJORIE TAYLOR GREENE OVER IDIOTIC ANTI-MASK STUNTWILLIAM VAILLANCOURTMAY 21, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
In his youth, however, though too imbecile for study or for business, he was not incapable of being amused.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
He just wrote things, things that he thought were adequately imbecile, and shot them into letter-boxes.
THE CREATORSMAY SINCLAIR
Good people, especially good women of the old type, would all counsel the imbecile sacrifice.
THE DAUGHTERS OF DANAUSMONA CAIRD
Imbecile children are to be kept in the workhouse till they are five years old, and may then be sent to the asylum at Darenth.
ENGLISH POOR LAW POLICYSIDNEY WEBB
You, poor imbecile, who carry under your hauberk four relics blessed by the Pope!
THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
He was the imbecile who stopped in Cincinnati and mailed you the bloody shirt to throw you off the scent.
AVERAGE JONESSAMUEL HOPKINS ADAMS
The populace is an imbecile flock of sheep, now steadily patient, and now in ferocious revolt.
MASTERPIECES OF MYSTERY, VOL. 1 (OF 4)VARIOUS
Many days passed away before I would admit to myself that this unhappy creature was a hopeless imbecile.
THE ADVENTURES OF LOUIS DE ROUGEMONTLOUIS DE ROUGEMONT
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WORDS RELATED TO IMBECILE

  • blockhead
  • dolt
  • donkey
  • dope
  • dunce
  • fool
  • idiot
  • imbecile
  • jackass
  • nitwit
  • numbskull
  • simpleton
  • twit
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