Foolish vs Dimwitted - What's the difference?
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Foolish is a related term of dimwitted.
As adjectives the difference between foolish and dimwitted
is that foolish
is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise while dimwitted
Lacking good sense or judgement; unwise.
*: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.
*:It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish .
, author=Terry Gardner
, title=The Gift of Foreign-language Learning
, site=The Chicago Tribune
, passage=My memories of high school and college French are mostly negative because I usually felt dimwitted anytime I tried to speak.