Dotardly Do"tard*ly, a. Foolish; weak. --Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster]

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  • dotard — dotardly, adv. /doh teuhrd/, n. 1. a person, esp. an old person, exhibiting a decline in mental faculties; a weak minded or foolish old person. 2. doater2. [1350 1400; ME; see DOTE, ARD] * * * …   Universalium

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