foolish : Definition, Usages, News and More
- a devoid of good sense or judgment
a foolish decision
- s having or revealing stupidity
- Foolish lenders become the enablers of foolish borrowers.
- The foolish should not have taken on mortgages they had no realistic possibility of paying.
- McDonnell specializes in studying wild horses and has occasionally seen the roughsometimes lethaltreatment feral dogs receive when they're foolish enough to spook the group.
- President Bush in International Herald Tribune
We have heard this foolish delusion before,Bush said. "As Nazi tanks crossed into Poland in 1939, an American senator declared, 'Lord, if only I could have talked to Hitler, all of this might have been avoided.' We have an obligation to...
- Richard Shelby in Slate
I am concerned that Treasury's proposal is neither workable nor comprehensive despite its enormous price tag,Sen. Richard Shelby of Alabama, the senior Republican on the banking committee, said. "It would be foolish to waste massive sums...