cretin

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An idiot
A person who fails to develop mentally and physically due to a congenital hypothyroidism
{i} one who is mentally retarded, one who suffers from cretinism; clod, lout, idiot
a person of subnormal intelligence
A person who fails to develop mentally and physically due to a congenital deficiency of thyroid hormones
One afflicted with cretinism
/kret'n/ or /kree'tn/ n Congenital {loser}; an obnoxious person; someone who can't do anything right It has been observed that many American hackers tend to favor the British pronunciation /kre'tn/ over standard American /kree'tn/; it is thought this may be due to the insidious phonetic influence of Monty Python's Flying Circus
one with arrested physical and mental development with dystrophy of bones and soft tissues, due to congenital lack of thyroid secretion
disapproval If you call someone a cretin, you think they are very stupid. = moron. an offensive word for someone who is extremely stupid (crétin, from cretin , from christianus )
one whose physical and mental development has been retarded or arrested due to thyroid deficiency
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characteristic of a cretin; very stupid
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{s} mentally deficient; of or pertaining to cretinism (thyroid disease that causes mental and physical retardation)
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disapproval If you describe someone as cretinous, you think they are very stupid. = moronic
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afflicted with cretinism
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afflicted with cretinism affected with or resembling cretinism; "cretinous development
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affected with or resembling cretinism; "cretinous development"
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Having the characteristics of a cretin
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plural of cretin
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