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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsimpletonsim‧ple‧ton /ˈsɪmpəltən/ noun [countable] old-fashioned  STUPID/NOT INTELLIGENTsomeone who has a very low level of intelligence
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simpletonHe did not in the least wish the future Mrs Newland Archer to be a simpleton.Like some bloody simpleton he was being drawn in.The merest simpleton could draw the conclusion.The courts accept that ordinary readers are not literal-minded simpletons.
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