Crass vs Foolish - What's the difference?

crass | foolish |

As adjectives the difference between crass and foolish

is that crass is coarse; crude; not refined or sensible while foolish is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise.




  • coarse; crude; not refined or sensible
  • * 2002 , ,
  • You guys would rather be with someone else who’s equal to your status in life. Tiger Woods, or somebody. I comes across as crass , a Neanderthal, a babbling idiot sometimes. I like to show you that person. I like that person. [...]
  • materialistic
  • dense
  • Antonyms

    * delicate, sensible, refined






  • Lacking good sense or judgement; unwise.
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  • *:As a political system democracy seems to me extraordinarily foolish , but I would not go out of my way to protest against it. My servant is, so far as I am concerned, welcome to as many votes as he can get. I would very gladly make mine over to him if I could.
  • Resembling or characteristic of a fool.
  • :
  • *(Aeschylus)
  • *:It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish .
  • Synonyms

    * absurd * idiotic * ridiculous * silly * unwise


    * wise

    Derived terms

    * foolishness