Definitions for Moronˈmɔr ɒn, ˈmoʊr-

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  1. idiot, imbecile, cretin, moron, changeling, half-wit, retard(noun)

    a person of subnormal intelligence

  2. Moron(noun)

    a city in Argentina, to the west of Buenos Aires


  1. Moron(n.)

    (Pedagogy) A mentally retarded person whose intellectual development proceeds normally up to about the eighth year of age and is then arrested so that there is little or no further development; an adult having the mental development of an 8-to-12-year old. A moron is considered capable of doing routine work under supervision.

  2. Origin: [Gr. mw^ros foolish, stupid.]


  1. moron(Noun)

    A person of borderline intelligence in the former classification of mental retardation, having of an intelligence quotient of 50-69.

  2. moron(Noun)

    A person who makes uncool, unfunny, uninteresting, or irrelevant (see lame) attempts to impress others and draw attention to himself, especially in a flawed attempt to act like someone else.

  3. moron(Noun)

    An idiot.

  4. Origin: From μωρός.

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