Synonyms for imbecile

Synonyms for (noun) imbecile

Synonyms: idiot, imbecile, half-wit, moron, retard, cretin, changeling

Definition: a person of subnormal intelligence

Similar words: simple, simpleton

Definition: a person lacking intelligence or common sense

Synonyms for (adjective) imbecile

Synonyms: idiotic, imbecile, imbecilic

Definition: having a mental age of three to seven years

Similar words: retarded

Definition: relatively slow in mental or emotional or physical development

Usage: providing a secure and sometimes happy life for the retarded