Stupid and Unwise


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

Unwise is a synonym for stupid in foolish topic. In some cases you can use "Unwise" instead an adjective "Stupid".
Nearby Words: stupidity, stupor, stupidly
Synonyms for Stupid


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Unwise adjective – Showing or marked by a lack of good sense or judgment.
Usage example: made the unwise decision to invest in a brand-new company

Stupid is a synonym for unwise. You can use "Stupid" instead the word "Unwise" as an adjective or a noun.
Nearby Words: unwisely, unwisdom
Synonyms for Unwise

Things that words describes

action stupid action unwise action
move stupid move unwise move
choice stupid choice unwise choice
idea stupid idea unwise idea
Other nouns: decision, actions, ways, comments, moves, decisions.

Both words in one sentence

  • Music / Eminem Quite simply, questioning or doubting Eminem's protective tendencies toward any of his children would be very unwise or downright stupid.
  • Literature / Tales of the Otori Love Makes You Stupid: Everyone thinks this about Takeo and Kaede, and were it not for the fact that their rise and fall is literally ordained by Heaven they would probably have been shown to be correct, as both lovers do suicidally unwise things to be together.
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