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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fatuous  \Fat"u*ous\,  a.  [L.  fatuus.] 
  1.  Feeble  in  mind;  weak;  silly;  stupid;  foolish;  fatuitous. 
  --Glanvill. 
 
  2.  Without  reality;  illusory,  like  the  ignis  fatuus. 
 
  Thence  fatuous  fires  and  meteors  take  their  birth. 
  --Danham. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fatuous 
  adj  :  complacently  or  inanely  foolish  [syn:  {asinine},  {inane},  {mindless}, 
  {vacuous}] 




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