Definitions for bêtisebɛˈtiz; -ˈtiz

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

bê•tise*bɛˈtiz; -ˈtiz(n.)(pl.)-tises

  1. lack of understanding; stupidity.

  2. a stupid or foolish act or remark.

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Origin of bêtise:

1820–30; < F

Princeton's WordNet

  1. stupidity, betise, folly, foolishness, imbecility(noun)

    a stupid mistake

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