Idiotic means stupid or foolish. When you call someone an idiotic idea, you are criticizing them for something that is obviously not going to work.

  • His idea was an idiotic way to solve the problem.

  • His idea was an idiotic way to spend our money.

Definition of idiotic


insanely irresponsible




having a mental age of three to seven years


imbecile, imbecilic


so unreasonable as to invite derision


absurd, cockeyed, derisory, laughable, ludicrous, nonsensical, preposterous, ridiculous

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Example Sentences for idiotic

  • 1

    John Thune is the most stupid idiot in the world.

  • 2

    The realignment this is idiotic.

  • 3

    He is such a stripling and an idiot.

  • 4

    The aesthetic is the idiotic encarnate.

  • 5

    The anonymous user is the idiot.

  • 6

    The cartoon was idiotic and childish.

  • 7

    The notability notice is idiotic.

  • 8

    The trick was idiotic and childish.

  • 9

    This fool is a certifiable idiot.

  • 10

    I think she is an idiot.