Definition of Asininity:
foolery, unwisdom, daftness, insanity, imbecility, silliness, folly, dippiness, senselessness, balminess, nuttiness, lunacy, nonsensicalness, bêtise, zaniness, wackiness, preposterousness, witlessness, madness, fatuousness, fatuity, simplicity, foppery.
What is curious, anyway, is that this system, thought out by a Roman count, a Catholic, has its most important following and propaganda among Protestant pastors, whose original asininity becomes abysmal in the unbelievable homilies which accompany their essays on healing.- "Là-bas", J. K. Huysmans.
His temper was sour and peevish; and though seemingly meek, even to a degree of asininity, in his demeanor, yet it was early discovered that, upon occasion, he could very deftly and nimbly, as the poet says, " unpack his heart with words and fall to swearing like a very drab."- "Quodlibet", John P. Kennedy.