Stupid and Silly


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Stupid adjective – Not having or showing an ability to absorb ideas readily.
Usage example: don't ask stupid questions

Silly is a synonym for stupid in foolish topic. In some cases you can use "Silly" instead the word "Stupid" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like mental condition, senseless, absurd. popular alternative
Nearby Words: stupidity, stupor, stupidly
Synonyms for Stupid


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Silly adjective – Showing or marked by a lack of good sense or judgment.
Usage example: those silly movie producers who thought that audiences would fall for that gimmick all over again

Stupid is a synonym for silly in foolish topic. You can use "Stupid" instead the word "Silly" as an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as senseless, absurd, behaviour, mental condition. popular alternative
Nearby Word: silliness
Synonyms for Silly

Things that words describes

person stupid person silly person
character stupid character silly character
people stupid people silly people
idea stupid idea silly idea
Other nouns: stuff, reason, question, way, face, game, accent, joke, mistake, version, song, hat, names, ways, ideas, antics, reasons, questions, adventures, mistakes, moments.
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