Definitions for Moronˈmɔr ɒn, ˈmoʊr-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mo•ronˈmɔr ɒn, ˈmoʊr-(n.)

  1. a person who is notably stupid or lacking in judgment.

  2. a person of borderline intelligence in a former classification of mental retardation, having an I.Q. of 50 to 69.

    Category: Psychology

Origin of moron:

1910, Amer.; < Gk mōrón, neut. of mōrós foolish, dull

mo′ron•ism(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  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

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. moron(noun)ˈmɔr ɒn, ˈmoʊr-

    sb who behaves in a stupid or offensive way

    He can be such a moron sometimes.

Wiktionary

  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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