foolish

Foolish vs Folly - What's the difference?

foolish | folly | Related terms |

Foolish is a related term of folly.


As a adjective foolish

is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise.

As a noun folly is

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Foolish vs Temerity - What's the difference?

foolish | temerity |


As a adjective foolish

is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise.

As a noun temerity is

(not countable) reckless boldness; foolish bravery.

Foolish vs Stupid - What's the difference?

foolish | stupid |


As adjectives the difference between foolish and stupid

is that foolish is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise while stupid is lacking in intelligence or exhibiting the quality of having been done by someone lacking in intelligence.

As a adverb stupid is

(slang|dated) extremely.

As a noun stupid is

a stupid person; a fool.

Foolish vs Oaf - What's the difference?

foolish | oaf |


As a adjective foolish

is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise.

As a noun oaf is

(obsolete) an elf's child; a changeling left by fairies or goblins, hence, a deformed or foolish child.

Foolish vs Dote - What's the difference?

foolish | dote |


As a adjective foolish

is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise.

As a verb dote is

to be excessively fond of.

As a noun dote is

(ireland) a darling, a cutie.

Foolish vs Blather - What's the difference?

foolish | blather |


As a adjective foolish

is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise.

As a verb blather is

(pejorative) to talk rapidly without making much sense.

As a noun blather is

(pejorative) nonsensical or foolish talk.

Foolish vs Shite - What's the difference?

foolish | shite |


As adjectives the difference between foolish and shite

is that foolish is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise while shite is (british|irish|vulgar) bad, awful, shit.

As a noun shite is

(british|irish|vulgar) shit, trash, rubbish.

As a interjection shite is

(uk|irish|vulgar).

As a verb shite is

(uk|vulgar|chiefly|scotland) to defecate.

Foolish vs Soft - What's the difference?

foolish | soft | Synonyms |

Foolish is a synonym of soft.


As adjectives the difference between foolish and soft

is that foolish is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise while soft is giving way under pressure.

As a interjection soft is

(archaic) be quiet; hold; stop; not so fast.

As a adverb soft is

(obsolete) softly; without roughness or harshness; gently; quietly.

As a noun soft is

a soft or foolish person; an idiot.

Foolish vs Tot - What's the difference?

foolish | tot |


As a adjective foolish

is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise.

As a noun tot is

a small child.

As a verb tot is

to sum or total.

Smart vs Foolish - What's the difference?

smart | foolish | Antonyms |

Smart is an antonym of foolish.


As adjectives the difference between smart and foolish

is that smart is causing sharp pain; stinging while foolish is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise.

As a verb smart

is to hurt or sting.

As a noun smart

is a sharp, quick, lively pain; a sting.

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