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abruti

FrenchEdit

AdjectiveEdit

abruti m (feminine abrutie, masculine plural abrutis, feminine plural abruties)

  1. Whose physical or mental capacities have been impaired by tiredness or another factor; dazed.
    Des vainqueurs abrutis de crime, ivres d'encens — Victor Hugo
    Pourquoi plus de la moitié des hommes est-elle abrutie par les superstitions ? — Diderot & D'Alembert
  2. (chiefly Europe, informal) Moronic, idiotic.

NounEdit

abruti m (plural abrutis, feminine abrutie)

  1. (chiefly Europe, informal) moron, idiot, fool

Usage notesEdit

In Canada, terms like newfie and innocent are preferred.

VerbEdit

abruti m (feminine abrutie, masculine plural abrutis, feminine plural abruties)

  1. past participle of abrutir

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