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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stupid, stupid person, stupe, dullard, dolt, pudding head, pudden-head, poor fish, pillock(noun)

    a person who is not very bright

    "The economy, stupid!"


  1. dolt(Noun)

    A stupid person; a blockhead or dullard.

  2. Origin: First used as a noun in Early Modern English, from English dialectal dold, from dold, a variant of dulled, dult, past participle of dullen, dollen, from dull, dul, dwal. More at dull.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dolt(noun)

    a heavy, stupid fellow; a blockhead; a numskull; an ignoramus; a dunce; a dullard

  2. Dolt(verb)

    to behave foolishly

  3. Origin: [OE. dulte, prop. p. p. of dullen to dull. See Dull.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Dolt

    dōlt, n. a dull or stupid fellow.—adj. Dolt′ish, dull: stupid.—adv. Dolt′ishly.—n. Dolt′ishness. [Dolt = dulled or blunted. See Dull.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dolt in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dolt in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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