Foolish synonyms and antonyms

fo͝o'lĭsh

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Irresponsible, showing irresponsible behaviors.
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Lacking in intelligence or exhibiting the quality of having been done by someone lacking in intelligence.
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Of, having the nature of, or characteristic of an idiot; very foolish or stupid
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Impossible to take seriously; silly:
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Unintelligible, foolish, silly, absurd, etc.
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The definition of preposterous is something that is absurd or ridiculous.
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(Not comparable) Having no brain.
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Trembling, tottering, or exhibiting mental impairment associated with aging.
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Having or showing little sense; foolish:
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Extremely foolish or silly.
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Idiotic or unthinkable, often to the point of being funny.
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Resulting from or acting with ill-considered haste or boldness.
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Lacking intelligence or wit; foolish.
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Immature, especially in being silly or trivial; childish.
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Eccentric or irrational:
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Odd, foolish, crazy, etc.
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Easy to understand, do, or carry out:
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Having or showing a lack or deficiency of intelligence
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Of or like an ass; esp., having qualities regarded as characteristic of asses; stupid, silly, obstinate, etc.
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Showing a lack of judgment, sense, or reason; inappropriate or foolish:
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Mentally deranged; crazy.
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The definition of crazy is someone or something that is insane or not mentally sound.
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(Scot.) Merry or frolicsome in a giddy way
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Dizzy is defined as feeling lightheaded or dazed as if from spinning.
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Conspicuously unintelligent; stupid:
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The definition of fatuous is foolish or silly.
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(Informal) Like or characteristic of a goof; stupid and silly
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(Dated) Destitute of strength, whether of body or mind; feeble; impotent; especially, mentally weak.
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Not prudent; without thought of the consequences; lacking in judgment or caution; rash; indiscreet
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Irrational is defined as lacking reason or understanding.
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Comical or ludicrous because of incongruity or strangeness.
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(Of a thing done) Overly repetitive and unchallenging.
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Like or as an imbecile; so senseless as to be laughable; absurd, foolish, stupid, idiotic.
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Lunatic is defined as someone or something that is wild, crazy or absurd.
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Showing foolishness or stupidity.
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Extremely foolish or stupid.
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Slightly crazy
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(Informal) Foolish; slightly crazy or mad; eccentric.
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Not sensible; foolish.
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(US) Excessively sweet, emotional, nostalgic; cheesy; mushy. (British equivalent: soppy)
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Relating to or resembling a goose.
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Alternative spelling of dopey.
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So senseless as to be laughable
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(Slang) like a bonehead
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Not discreet; lacking prudence, as in speech or action
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Exhibiting or characterized by careful thought:
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Displaying a complete lack of forethought and good sense
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(Zoology) Being from the subfamily Anserinae of the family Anatidae.
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Foolish; ridiculous; absurd:
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The definition of sensible is someone or something that conforms with the rules of logic and that makes sense given the situation.
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Provided with information; informed. Often used with to :
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Full of caution; careful to avoid danger; circumspect; wary
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(Archaic) Feeling or causing sorrow, worry, etc.; anxious
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Sagacious in adapting means to ends; circumspect in action, or in determining any line of conduct; careful, discreet, sensible; -- opposed to rash; directed by prudence or wise forethought; evincing prudence;
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Circumspect is defined as cautious and unwilling to take risks.
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The definition of serious is showing deep thought, not joking, or a situation that requires careful thought.
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Showing weakness of resolve or thought
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Characterized by insanity or the utmost folly; chimerical; unpractical; as, an insane plan, attempt, etc.
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(Slang) Excellent; wonderful:
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Lacking judgment, realism, or firmness.
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(Slang) Foolish; silly:
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(Slang) Nervous; jumpy
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Resembling or characteristic of a goose.
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Existing or designed according to a plan
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nonsensical, idiotic
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