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idiot
noun
1 colloq a foolish or stupid person.
2 non-technical someone who is severely mentally retarded.
[14c: French, from Greek idiotes a person lacking skill or expertise]
idiotic adjective .
idiotically adverb .


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idiot board
noun , colloq in TV production:
1 a board or card on which script or a cue is written, held up out of camera-shot for eg a presenter to read from.
2 an Autocue.


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idiot savant ; Fr
noun (idiot savants or idiots savants ) psychol someone with a mental disability who nevertheless shows a remarkable talent in some specific respect, such as memorizing or rapid calculation.
[1920s: French, literally -clever idiot-]


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