Foolish is a related term of immature.
As adjectives the difference between foolish and immature
is that foolish
is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise while immature
is not fully formed or developed, unripe, not mature.
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 .
Not fully formed or developed, unripe, not mature.
Silly or childish in behavior, not mature.
- You're only young once, but you can be immature the rest of your life.
- The mark of the immature man is that he wants to die nobly for a cause, while the mark of a mature man is that he wants to live humbly for one.