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synonyms for unintelligent

  • brainless
  • deficient
  • dense
  • doltish
  • dumb
  • empty-headed
  • foolish
  • half-witted
  • idiotic
  • imbecilic
  • inane
  • meaningless
  • mentally deficient
  • mentally handicapped
  • mindless
  • moronic
  • not intelligent
  • pointless
  • senseless
  • simple
  • simpleminded
  • slow
  • thick-headed
  • unthinking
  • witless
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How to use unintelligent in a sentence

Jones's rather unintelligent maid had been standing by my side the whole time.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 152, MAY 16, 1917.VARIOUS
To effect this, Intelligence would, so to speak, have to render itself unintelligent.
PLOTINOS: COMPLETE WORKS, V. 3PLOTINOS (PLOTINUS)
They take the air of superior persons, and the penalty of the superior person is to be unintelligent.
EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE SECOND EPISTLE TO THE CORINTHIANSJAMES DENNEY
I feel indignant at such a triumph of mere external unintelligent beauty.'
CAMILLAFANNY BURNEY
This is absurd, for it would mean that an unintelligent dead thing is the cause of intelligence and life in the universe.
A HISTORY OF MEDIAEVAL JEWISH PHILOSOPHYISAAC HUSIK
It regulates and defines conduct, and makes it uniform for old and young, intelligent and unintelligent.
A HISTORY OF MEDIAEVAL JEWISH PHILOSOPHYISAAC HUSIK
He who does not understand how brutal and unintelligent history is will never understand the stimulus to make it intelligent.
WE PHILOLOGISTS, VOLUME 8 (OF 18)FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE
At its onset, power-driven machinery did not seem to promise any release from such unintelligent toil.
THE OUTLINE OF HISTORY: BEING A PLAIN HISTORY OF LIFE AND MANKINDHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
There was no effect of a beneficial replacement of passive unintelligent people by active intelligent ones.
TONO BUNGAYH. G. WELLS
David felt himself being made unintelligent—being made hard, bitter, vindictive—felt himself being dehumanised.
TO HIM THAT HATHLEROY SCOTT
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WORDS RELATED TO UNINTELLIGENT

  • boneheaded
  • dense
  • dimwitted
  • doltish
  • dumb
  • empty-headed
  • loggerheaded
  • obtuse
  • simple
  • simpleminded
  • thick-skulled
  • thickheaded
  • unintelligent
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