foolish

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.

Intelligent vs Foolish - What's the difference?

intelligent | foolish | Antonyms |

Intelligent is an antonym of foolish.


As adjectives the difference between intelligent and foolish

is that intelligent is of high or especially quick cognitive capacity, bright while foolish is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise.

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