Definition of nitwit:
Synonyms for nitwit:
goon, ditz, turkey, clown, fathead, bubblehead, clot, schlub, softhead, featherbrain, ratbag, dimwit, mome, dim bulb, noddy, clunk, ding-dong, nut, changeling, lunkhead, cuddy, dunderhead, deadhead, simp, gander, maniac, lump, saphead, dork, stupe, chowderhead, ninnyhammer, ding-a-ling, loggerhead, joker, lunatic, berk, chucklehead, doofus, prat, stock, dipstick, mug, numpty, dip, yo-yo, schnook, schmuck, schmo, woodenhead, yahoo, charlie, dumbhead, hardhead, rattlebrain, nit, cuckoo, natural, thickhead, noodle, dodo, numskull, ninny, booby, mutt, pinhead, dum-dum, retard, nutcase, airhead, dummkopf, hammerhead, tomfool, nimrod, simple, cluck, ability, goof, knucklehead, half-wit, dumb blond, know-nothing, jerk, donkey, lamebrain, dingbat, git, featherhead, goose, nerd, mooncalf, golem, clodpoll, oaf.
- fool (part of speech: noun)
- ignoramus (part of speech: noun)
foolish (part of speech: adjective)
Lennie says The Explorer Class were all armed- Fine, says Cray, presumably the weapons will be thoroughly obsolete and recognizable only to a Historian- Lennie says the construction of no weapon developed by the Space Department has ever been released; making it plain that anyone but a Nitwit knows that already.- "The Lost Kafoozalum", Pauline Ashwell.
- "Angela's Business", Henry Sydnor Harrison.
- "Rich Living", Michael Cathal.