Foolishness vs Foolhardiness - What's the difference?

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Foolishness is a related term of foolhardiness.


As nouns the difference between foolishness and foolhardiness

is that foolishness is (uncountable) the state of being foolish while foolhardiness is the quality of being foolhardy.

foolishness

Noun

  • (uncountable) The state of being foolish.
  • (countable) A thing or event that is foolish, or an absurdity.
  • Synonyms

    * imprudence, folly * extravagance, irresponsibility * indiscretion, absurdity * ridiculousness * stupidity

    Antonyms

    * wisdom

    foolhardiness

    English

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • The quality of being foolhardy.