Monday, December 08, 2008
mo⋅ron [mawr-on, mohr-]
1. a person who is notably stupid or lacking in good judgment.
2. Psychology. a person of borderline intelligence in a former classification of mental retardation, having an intelligence quotient of 50 to 69.
3. Psychology A person of mild mental retardation having a mental age of from 7 to 12 years and generally having communication and social skills enabling some degree of academic or vocational education. The term belongs to a classification system no longer in use and is now considered offensive.
Sentence Usage: Eric Mangini is a complete moron. His play calling and defensive schemes are obviously only at a 5th grade level.