Reverse Dictionary – STUPID – VERBS


STUPID, STUPIDITY, STUPIDLY – VERBS
– to act in a stupid manner DOPE OFF World War II Amer. sl.
– to act stupidly TRIP 1980s US teen sl.
– to become stupid or idiotic IDIOTIZE a1800
– to be extremely stupid or foolish HAVE BIRD DROPPINGS FOR BRAINS 1979
– to be extremely stupid or foolish HAVE BRICKDUST FOR BRAINS 1800
– to be extremely stupid or foolish HAVE COTTON-BATTING FOR BRAINS 1901
– to be extremely stupid or foolish HAVE SAWDUST FOR BRAINS 1833
– to be extremely stupid or foolish HAVE SHIT FOR BRAINS 1960 sl., orig. US
– to be extremely stupid or foolish HAVE SOUP FOR BRAINS 1979
– to behave in a stupid or frivolous way BUGGER ABOUT 1937
– to behave in a stupid or frivolous way BUGGER AROUND 1939
– to behave in a stupid way; to deceive or cheat PLAY FUNNY BUGGERS Bk1999 Aust. sl.
– to behave in a stupid way; to deceive or cheat PLAY FUNNY BUNNIES Bk1999 Aust. sl.
– to behave stupidly CRACK WALNUTS IN ONE’S ASS 1972 Amer. sl.
– to behave stupidly, to be stupid HAVE THE QUANDONGS 1910s Aust. sl.
– to be lacking in common sense or intelligence HAVE ONE OAR OUT OF THE WATER 1985
– to be rendered stupid BUY A SALAD 1990s W. Indies sl.
– to be stupid BE HIT WITH THE STUPID STICK 1970s African-American sl.
– to be stupid HAVE NOTHING BETWEEN THE EARS Bk1999 Aust. sl.
– to be stupid SUMPH a1689 Sc.
– to be stupid, brainless, or at the last very dull BE ON THE WRONG SIDE OF THE HEDGE WHEN THE BRAINS WERE GIVEN AWAY c1810
– to be stupid or crazy HAVE ONLY FIFTY CARDS IN ONE’S DECK 1929 US sl.
– to be stupid or mentally unbalanced NOT HAVE BOTH OARS IN THE WATER 1982 Amer. sl.
– to be stupid, crazy, eccentric, or less intelligent than average HAVE A FEW BUTTONS MISSING 1949 Amer. dial.
– to be stupid, mad, or eccentric HAVE THE DINGBATS 1918 Aust. & NZ sl.
– to be very stupid or inattentive HAVE ONE’S HEAD UP ONE’S ASS 1924 Amer. sl.
– to do something stupid after being warned not to PUT BEANS IN ONE’S EAR 1936 Amer. dial.
– to do something stupid after being warned not to PUT BEANS UP ONE’S NOSE 1979 Amer. dial.
– to do something stupid or useless CATCH FARTS WITH A HOOK 1972 Amer. sl.
– to free from stupidity or dullness UNBESOT 1603 rare
– to make a person look stupid; to make a fool of MAKE A MONKEY OUT OF L19 sl., orig. US
– to make stupid or dull in intellect; to make a dunce of DUNCIFY 1597 rare
– to render stupid or dull EFFATUATE 1630 obs.
– to render stupid; to stupefy, to confuse DOZZLE a1670 obs. exc. Eng. dial.