Associations to the word «Foolish»


FOOLISH, adjective. (of a person, an action, etc.) Lacking good sense or judgement; unwise.
FOOLISH, adjective. Resembling or characteristic of a fool.

Dictionary definition

FOOLISH, adjective. Devoid of good sense or judgment; "foolish remarks"; "a foolish decision".
FOOLISH, adjective. Having or revealing stupidity; "ridiculous anserine behavior"; "a dopey answer"; "a dopey kid"; "some fool idea about rewriting authors' books".

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne