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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An oldster in his feebleness or impairment of understanding and reason

Usage examples (33)
  • I am ashamed to lose my patience with such a dotard.
  • A great ruler is displaced at the caprice of a dotard.
  • He was merely an old dotard: empty-minded like the rest.
  • "Well, it is not a dotard, I trust; but who is the man?" for more
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