As adjectives the difference between foolish and dumbass
is that foolish
is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise while dumbass
is stupid, foolish.
As a noun dumbass is
(us|vulgar|slang) a person marked by stupidity or foolishness.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
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 .
(US, vulgar, slang) A stupid or foolish person.
- The dumbass walked off with my car keys and left me hers.
* See also
- That dumbass driver ruined my car!