Foolish

Definition of Foolish

Fool´ish
a.1.Marked with, or exhibiting, folly; void of understanding; weak in intellect; without judgment or discretion; silly; unwise.
I am a very foolish fond old man.
- Shak.
2.Such as a fool would do; proceeding from weakness of mind or silliness; exhibiting a want of judgment or discretion; as, a foolish act.
3.Absurd; ridiculous; despicable; contemptible.
A foolish figure he must make.
- Prior.

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