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simple-minded (adj.)

1744, from simple (adj.) + -minded. Related: Simple-mindedly; simple-mindedness.

updated on October 10, 2017

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Definitions of simple-minded from WordNet

simple-minded (adj.)
lacking subtlety and insight;
a simple-minded argument
simple-minded (adj.)
lacking mental capacity and subtlety;
Synonyms: dim-witted / simple
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