ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD STUPID
From French stupide, from Latin stupidus silly, from stupēre to be amazed.
TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «STUPID»
The term «stupid» is very widely used and occupies the 4.883
position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary
Very widely used
10 QUOTES WITH «STUPID»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word stupid
Just for fun, I'm really goofy and I would love to do some stupid comedy. I'm talking, like, crazy, out there, Will Ferrell type of thing. I love it; I think those movies are so funny.
Of course, the overwhelming majority of Muslims are not terrorists or sympathetic to terrorists. Equating all Muslims with terrorism is stupid and wrong. But acknowledging that there is a link between Islam and terror is appropriate and necessary.
The most abysmal advise ever given by the ignorant to the stupid.
I think stupid people are surprised that I'm Australian. It's a small-minded; we live in a global community, but I suppose some people still are small-minded.
Race and class are the easiest divisions. It's very stupid.
It doesn't bother me that people are stupid. I'm not stupid.
I've made my records and I've done all the interviews. I've done lots of long tours. I've made stupid videos. I've done all that stuff and learned all the lingo and gone to radio stations and shmoozed with DJs on the air and met retail people.
At times one feels that what is being said in the West is that the fact that you are a Muslim predisposes you to this blind, stupid terrorism.
The basic function of a comic is stand-up because it's so straightforward and simple. If the audience don't laugh, you didn't do your job. I've had some audiences where I didn't care if they laughed or not because they were either too drunk or stupid.
I have long known that it is part of God's plan for me to spend a little time with each of the most stupid people on earth.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «STUPID»
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Ignorance is bliss, or so hopes Antoine, the lead character in Martin Page?s stinging satire, How I Became Stupid?a modern day Candide with a Darwin Award?like sensibility.
Boys Are Stupid
, Throw Rocks at Them!
Cartoons and sarcastic advice offer a tongue-in-cheek look at boys as seen by girls, including "ideas make boys' heads hurt," "boys are not potty trained," and "boys aren't housebroken."
The former "Saturday Night Live" writer's bestsellers, "America's Dumbest Criminals" and "What's the Number for 911?, " are followed by a new work that captures hilarious tales of idiotic criminals.
Women Are Crazy, Men Are Stupid
: The Simple Truth to a ...
Based on this groundbreaking insight, comedy writers and real-life couple Howard J. Morris and Jenny Lee have devised a relationship guide that is refreshingly honest, completely hilarious, and surprisingly practical.
Jenny Lee, Howard J. Morris, 2009
Just How Stupid
Are We?: Facing the Truth About the American ...
No more than one in seven can find Iraq on a map. Just how stupid are we? Pretty stupid. In Just How Stupid Are We?, best-selling author Rick Shenkman takes aim at our great national piety: the wisdom of the American people.
Zeus Grants Stupid
Wishes: A No-Bullshit Guide to World ...
In Zeus Grants Stupid Wishes, Cory O’Brien, creator of Myths RETOLD!, sets the stories straight. These are rude, crude, totally sacred texts told the way they were meant to be told: loudly, and with lots of four-letter words. Skeptical?
It's the Middle Class, Stupid
Political guru James Carville and pollster extraordinaire Stan Greenberg argue that our political parties must admit their failures and the electorate must reclaim its voice, because taking on the wealthy and privileged is not class ...
James Carville, Stan Greenberg, 2012
It's My Ovaries, Stupid
Provides information on women's hormonal dysfunctions, including evidence from research indicating that common environmental toxins and lifestyle factors contribute to conditions including depression, diabetes, and panic attacks.
Elizabeth Lee Vliet, 2003
Surviving Your Stupid
Decision to Go to Grad School
This is a book for dedicated academics who consider spending years masochistically overworked and underappreciated as a laudable goal.
Buddy is a Stupid
Name for a Girl
When her father disappears mysteriously on a trucking job, eleven-year-old Buddy moves in with relatives she hardly knows and finds herself in a dysfunctional family with secrets about the past.
Willo Davis Roberts, 2001
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «STUPID»
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This Time Google Mum On Narendra Modi Showing Up In 'Stupid …
Amidst reports of Narendra Modi's picture showing up in Google image searches of 'world's most stupid prime ministers', a Google spokesperson told HuffPost ... «Huffington Post India, Jul 15»
The pretentious nihilism of Plane Stupid
That the Plane Stupid protesters could so blithely interrupt the plans of thousands of ... extremists to the mainstream narcissists of groups like Plane Stupid. «Spiked, Jul 15»
Heathrow Airport delays as Plane Stupid activists block runway - as …
This is the moment emergency service workers earlier used a cherry picker on the runway to talk to an activist from the pressure group Plane Stupid... dress as a ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
Man United's Louis van Gaal: Marouane Fellaini red card …
Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal accused Marouane Fellaini of "unbelievable stupidity" after being sent off against Hull City on the final day of the ... «ESPN FC, May 15»
'You stupid blonde!' Ankara mayor slams US official in sexist diatribe …
“Where are you stupid blonde, who accused Turkish police of using disproportionate force?” he added in a caption. Gokcek was referring to a report on a ... «Raw Story, May 15»
'I'm with stupid' moment for Ecuador's leader
But the boy's T-shirt had "I'm with stupid" printed on it in English - and an arrow which in the picture is pointing directly at the Ecuadorian president. After the ... «BBC News, Apr 15»
Charlie Sheen rips Chuck Lorre, calls 'Men' finale 'stupid,' 'immature'
"To go that low and be that immature, and be that completely unevolved and that stupid, in my face?," Sheen sputtered to a camera crew from the celebrity site ... «Los Angeles Times, Mar 15»
Michelle Rodriguez: 'Sorry About That'
“It's so stupid,” she said. “Stop stealing all the white people's superheroes. Make up your own. What's up with that?” The African-American actor Michael B. «TIME, Mar 15»
The Darwin Awards: 20 years of lethal stupidity
It started in 1985, or thereabouts: smart-aleck citizens of what would one day be called the internet collecting stories of deaths so staggeringly stupid that the ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Dec 14»
I Don't Care if Obama Thinks We're Stupid; Just Repeal Obamacare
And basically, call it the stupidity of the American voter or whatever, but basically, that was really, really critical to getting the thing to pass. ... Look, I wish (health ... «Town Hall, Dec 14»