dimwit

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dimwit

One who is stupid or foolish. Geez, he keeps pulling on a door that's clearly marked "push"—what a dimwit.

dimwit

(ˈdɪmwɪt)
n. an oaf; a dullard. (Also a rude term of address.) Oh, Dave, you can be such a dimwit!
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Murray plays a dim-wit who has the misfortune to get involved in an international murder mystery involving the Russian Secret Service when all he thinks he is doing is acting out a role in a play.
But in the Old Bailey her lawyers managed to convince a judge that 27-year-old Sullivan was no better than a dim-wit who could not cope in a crisis and was disastrously underdeveloped because of a thyroid problem.