Foolish vs Vapid - What's the difference?
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Foolish is a related term of vapid.
As adjectives the difference between foolish and vapid
is that foolish
is lacking good sense or judgement; unwise while vapid
is lifeless, dull or banal.
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 .
Lifeless, dull or banal.
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Tasteless, bland, or insipid.
- Then there was a little more trite conversation between Mr. Arabin and Mr. Harding; trite, and hard, and vapid , and senseless.
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