idiota


idiota
adj.
1 stupid (tonto).
2 mentally deficient (enfermo).
3 idiot, foolish, dumb, silly.
4 ament.
f. & m.
idiot.
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idiota
adjetivo
1 MEDICINA idiotic
2 familiar (tonto) stupid
es idiota perdido el pobre he's such an idiot
nombre masulino o femenino
1 idiot
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FRASEOLOGÍA
hacer el idiota (hacer payasadas) to be silly, fool about 2 (perder una oportunidad) to be stupid
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1. noun mf.
idiot
2. adj.
stupid, idiotic
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1.
ADJ idiotic, stupid
2.
SMF idiot

¡idiota! — you idiot!

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I
adjetivo
a) (fam) (tonto) stupid, idiotic

me caí de la manera más idiota — I had the most stupid fall (colloq)

no seas idiota! — don't be such an idiot!

b) (Med) idiotic
II
masculino y femenino (tonto) (fam) idiot, stupid fool (colloq); (Med) idiot
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= idiot, fool, cretinous, arsehole [asshole, -USA], dimwit, dim-witted [dimwitted], brainless, twat, arse, mug, berk, prick, moron, cretin, dumbbell, asinine, lemon, airhead, airheaded, bonehead, duffer, drongo, schmuck, schmo, nonce, moke, twerp, dweeb, chump, birdbrained, birdbrain, dork, plonker.
Ex. Dykstra, M., 'PRECIS: a primer', published in 1985, offers the long-awaited 'idiot's guide' to PRECIS indexing.
Ex. A chapter each is devoted to the comic hero, comedian, humorist, rogue, trickster, clown, fool, underdog, and simpleton.
Ex. It is already evident that he is a cretinous buffoon.
Ex. Modern preppies try to be assholes, probably because they think it's cool, and never quite make it.
Ex. The diplomats have been calling him a lucky dimwit ever since.
Ex. From that point on, the film is not only stupid, it's dim-witted, brainless and obtuse to the point of being insulting to the audience.
Ex. From that point on, the film is not only stupid, it's dim-witted, brainless and obtuse to the point of being insulting to the audience.
Ex. I don't really care if he does like real ale, even if his arse was hung with diamonds he would still be a twat.
Ex. In fact, there was little doubt in his mind that Nigel was an arse of the highest order.
Ex. By this time, firecrackers and fireworks were being let off willy-nilly in the streets by any mug with a match.
Ex. And before some berk starts whittling on about anti-car lobbies, we should all be lobbying for less car use if we've got any interest whatsoever in the future.
Ex. Steve knows that he is a 'showboat, a little bit of a prick,' but he also knows that it's too late for a man in his fifties to change.
Ex. This thesaurus contains a number of wretched, insensitive cross-references, like from Dumb to DEAF, and from Feeble minded, Imbecility, and morons to MENTALLY HANDICAPPED.
Ex. Cretin is a word derived from an 18th century Swiss-French word meaning Christian.
Ex. The Wizard, played by Joel Grey, is a smooth-talking dumbbell who admits he is 'a corn-fed hick' and 'one of your dime-a-dozen mediocrities'.
Ex. This chapter is dedicated to the truly asinine rules -- ones which either defeat their own purpose altogether or are completely devoid of common sense .
Ex. The court also heard the victim's brother accuse the defendant of physical abuse and of calling him a 'lemon and a retard'.
Ex. Some people like airheads with fake boobs.
Ex. She's just an airheaded bimbo, with an endless capacity to push aside unpleasant realities in favor of her more satisfying interests: young men and jewels.
Ex. The article is entitled 'Field Research for Boneheads: From Naivete to Insight on the Green Tortoise'.
Ex. Plus, no matter what she did to stop people from picking on her she always ended up being called a duffer.
Ex. Now I know to you inteligent types this sounds a simple problem but to a drongo like me it is like quantum physics!!!.
Ex. Schmuck entered English as a borrowed word from Yiddish, where it is an obscene term literally meaning a foreskin or head of a penis, and an insult.
Ex. This team of schmoes is capable of anything.
Ex. Justin, whilst clearly a nonce, is to be commended on instigating a high-profile campaign to free the hostages.
Ex. States know better what their own citizens needs are than do the mokes in Washington.
Ex. He started life as a twerp, then fairly quickly became a jerk and ended up an old sourpuss.
Ex. For this reason, I will probably not vote in the London mayoral election at all and this doesn't make me a whinging negativist dweeb.
Ex. Americans are such chumps, because we refuse to see what is going on right in front of our eyes.
Ex. She has her own birdbrained way of thinking about things, but most of what she says is vaguely prophetic.
Ex. I am thinking humans can be such birdbrains when it comes to communication.
Ex. And then we get nongs like Joe here who just cant help himself from being a dork.
Ex. If she'd been my daughter in fact I'd never have let her go out with an obvious plonker like myself.
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* como un idiota = stupidly.
* idiota genio = idiot savant.
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I
adjetivo
a) (fam) (tonto) stupid, idiotic

me caí de la manera más idiota — I had the most stupid fall (colloq)

no seas idiota! — don't be such an idiot!

b) (Med) idiotic
II
masculino y femenino (tonto) (fam) idiot, stupid fool (colloq); (Med) idiot
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= idiot, fool, cretinous, arsehole [asshole, -USA], dimwit, dim-witted [dimwitted], brainless, twat, arse, mug, berk, prick, moron, cretin, dumbbell, asinine, lemon, airhead, airheaded, bonehead, duffer, drongo, schmuck, schmo, nonce, moke, twerp, dweeb, chump, birdbrained, birdbrain, dork, plonker.

Ex: Dykstra, M., 'PRECIS: a primer', published in 1985, offers the long-awaited 'idiot's guide' to PRECIS indexing.

Ex: A chapter each is devoted to the comic hero, comedian, humorist, rogue, trickster, clown, fool, underdog, and simpleton.
Ex: It is already evident that he is a cretinous buffoon.
Ex: Modern preppies try to be assholes, probably because they think it's cool, and never quite make it.
Ex: The diplomats have been calling him a lucky dimwit ever since.
Ex: From that point on, the film is not only stupid, it's dim-witted, brainless and obtuse to the point of being insulting to the audience.
Ex: From that point on, the film is not only stupid, it's dim-witted, brainless and obtuse to the point of being insulting to the audience.
Ex: I don't really care if he does like real ale, even if his arse was hung with diamonds he would still be a twat.
Ex: In fact, there was little doubt in his mind that Nigel was an arse of the highest order.
Ex: By this time, firecrackers and fireworks were being let off willy-nilly in the streets by any mug with a match.
Ex: And before some berk starts whittling on about anti-car lobbies, we should all be lobbying for less car use if we've got any interest whatsoever in the future.
Ex: Steve knows that he is a 'showboat, a little bit of a prick,' but he also knows that it's too late for a man in his fifties to change.
Ex: This thesaurus contains a number of wretched, insensitive cross-references, like from Dumb to DEAF, and from Feeble minded, Imbecility, and morons to MENTALLY HANDICAPPED.
Ex: Cretin is a word derived from an 18th century Swiss-French word meaning Christian.
Ex: The Wizard, played by Joel Grey, is a smooth-talking dumbbell who admits he is 'a corn-fed hick' and 'one of your dime-a-dozen mediocrities'.
Ex: This chapter is dedicated to the truly asinine rules -- ones which either defeat their own purpose altogether or are completely devoid of common sense .
Ex: The court also heard the victim's brother accuse the defendant of physical abuse and of calling him a 'lemon and a retard'.
Ex: Some people like airheads with fake boobs.
Ex: She's just an airheaded bimbo, with an endless capacity to push aside unpleasant realities in favor of her more satisfying interests: young men and jewels.
Ex: The article is entitled 'Field Research for Boneheads: From Naivete to Insight on the Green Tortoise'.
Ex: Plus, no matter what she did to stop people from picking on her she always ended up being called a duffer.
Ex: Now I know to you inteligent types this sounds a simple problem but to a drongo like me it is like quantum physics!!!.
Ex: Schmuck entered English as a borrowed word from Yiddish, where it is an obscene term literally meaning a foreskin or head of a penis, and an insult.
Ex: This team of schmoes is capable of anything.
Ex: Justin, whilst clearly a nonce, is to be commended on instigating a high-profile campaign to free the hostages.
Ex: States know better what their own citizens needs are than do the mokes in Washington.
Ex: He started life as a twerp, then fairly quickly became a jerk and ended up an old sourpuss.
Ex: For this reason, I will probably not vote in the London mayoral election at all and this doesn't make me a whinging negativist dweeb.
Ex: Americans are such chumps, because we refuse to see what is going on right in front of our eyes.
Ex: She has her own birdbrained way of thinking about things, but most of what she says is vaguely prophetic.
Ex: I am thinking humans can be such birdbrains when it comes to communication.
Ex: And then we get nongs like Joe here who just cant help himself from being a dork.
Ex: If she'd been my daughter in fact I'd never have let her go out with an obvious plonker like myself.
* como un idiota = stupidly.
* idiota genio = idiot savant.

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idiota1
adjective
1 (fam) (tonto) stupid, idiotic
me caí de la manera más idiota I had the most idiotic o stupid fall (colloq)
¡no seas idiota! don't be so stupid!, don't be such an idiot!
2 (Med) idiotic
idiota2
masculine and feminine
1 (fam) (tonto) idiot, stupid fool (colloq)
2 (Med) idiot
Compuesto:
idiota útil
idealistic puppet o stooge
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idiota adjetivo (fam) (tonto) stupid, idiotic;
¡no seas idiota! don't be such an idiot!

■ sustantivo masculino y femenino (tonto) (fam) idiot, stupid fool (colloq)
idiota
I adjetivo idiotic, stupid
II mf idiot, fool

'idiota' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
tomar
- trompo
- verdadera
- verdadero
- pedazo
- perdido
English:
bozo
- fool
- idiot
- idiotic
- knob
- make out
- meathead
- moron
- nerd
- plonker
- right
- some
- inane
- mug
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idiota
adj
1. [tonto] stupid
2. [enfermo] mentally deficient
nmf
1. [tonto] idiot
2. [enfermo] idiot
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idiota
I adj idiotic
II m/f idiot
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idiota adj
: idiotic, stupid, foolish
idiota nmf
: idiot, foolish person
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idiota1 adj stupid [comp. stupider; superl. stupidest]
idiota2 n idiot

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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