Stupidity and Shrewdness


Stupidity noun - The quality or state of lacking intelligence or quickness of mind.

Shrewdness is an antonym for stupidity in topics: stupid act, dullness of mind, extreme folly.

Nearby Words: stupid, stupidly


Shrewdness noun - Exceptional discernment and judgment especially in practical matters.
Usage example: a woman with the thick-skinned shrewdness to survive in a tough business

Stupidity is an antonym for shrewdness in astuteness topic.

Nearby Words: shrewd, shrewdly

How words are described

sheer sheer stupidity sheer shrewdness
simple simple stupidity simple shrewdness
extreme extreme stupidity extreme shrewdness
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