31 Synonyms & Antonyms for Stupid


Noun:

A noun for “stupid” is “fool” or “simpleton.”

Verb:

The verb that is often used to convey a similar meaning to “stupid” is “to foolishly” or “to act foolishly.”

Synonyms

Foolish
Dull
Dim-witted
Ignorant
Senseless
Witless
Brain-dead
Imbecilic
Inane
Unintelligent
Dense
Silly
Daft
Moronic
Simple-minded

Antonyms

Intelligent
Smart
Bright
Clever
Sharp
Astute
Genius
Wise
Brilliant
Knowledgeable
Shrewd
Savvy
Perceptive
Rational
Quick-witted

Examples from books and articles:

  • "He sounds stupid when he drinks too much." ... "The argument is getting stupid now." ... "Do not call him stupid."
  • I made a stupid mistake. That's a stupid question. I think that's a really stupid idea.

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