English to Danish Meaning :: foolish

Foolish :
tåbelig
- tåbeligtåbeligtdumhed
 

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Adjective(1) devoid of good sense or judgment(2) having or revealing stupidity

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(1) He understood that it would be bad and foolish to risk everything for stubborn pride.(2) I was foolish enough to believe that someone like him could ever be interested in someone like me.(3) I wanted to prove to him that I was not just a little foolish girl.(4) I think it was rather foolish on your part not to ask who you were speaking to.(5) Byron always longed for adventure, but this idea just seemed foolish to him.(6) In practice, prospective partners would be foolish to ignore the interests of either institution.(7) The Government would be very unwise and foolish to attempt to get rid of her.(8) She had been so foolish to think she could fall in love with another.(9) Equally it is foolish to pretend that private drug taking imposes no harm on society.(10) The Titans came, and foolish mortals sought power in strange places.(11) We are very foolish to let this pass in any instance.(12) Neither of us can afford to lose our positions here over a foolish mistake.(13) No one is foolish enough to believe that we have an equitable system at the moment.(14) Of course, it may be foolish to assume that the two references to peace present an irreconcilable contradiction.(15) Outsiders have no right to demand it, and the church would be very foolish to try and provide it.(16) If such promises have been made, the administration would be foolish to believe them.
Related Words
(1) be foolish ::
være dumt
(2) foolish thing ::
tåbelige ting
Synonyms
Adjective
1. stupid ::
Dum
2. silly ::
fjollet
3. idiotic ::
idiotisk
4. witless ::
witless
5. brainless ::
hjernedøde
6. vacuous ::
intetsigende
7. mindless ::
tankeløs
8. unintelligent ::
uintelligent
9. thoughtless ::
tankeløs
10. half-baked ::
halvfærdige
11. harebrained ::
harebrained
12. imprudent ::
uforsigtig
13. incautious ::
uforsigtig
14. injudicious ::
uklogt
15. unwise ::
uklogt
16. ill-advised ::
uklog
17. ill-considered ::
uovervejet
18. impolitic ::
upolitisk
19. rash ::
udslæt
20. reckless ::
hensynsløs
21. foolhardy ::
dumdristig
22. daft ::
dum
23. dumb ::
dum
24. dim ::
svag
27. thick ::
tyk
28. crack-brained ::
crack-brained
29. crackpot ::
skør kule
30. pea-brained ::
ært-brained
31. wooden-headed ::
træ-headed
32. dumb-ass ::
dum-ass
Antonyms
1. judicious ::
velovervejet
2. prudent ::
forsigtig
3. sagacious ::
sagacious
4. sage ::
salvie
5. sane ::
sane
6. sapient ::
Sapient
7. sensible ::
fornuftig
8. sound ::
lyd
9. wise ::
klog
Different Forms
foolish, foolishly, foolishness
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

I have to say
I feel very foolish.

I have to say I feel very FOOLISH.

Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 10


from spending your money
on foolish expenses.

from spending your money on FOOLISH expenses.

The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 17


That is a foolish expense,
and I forbid it.

That is a FOOLISH expense, and I forbid it.

The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 17


What\'s foolish about that?

What's FOOLISH about that?

Vikings Season 1, Episode 9


a great risk for the plan,\\Nfour would be extremely foolish.\0

a great risk for the plan,
four would be extremely FOOLISH.

Money Heist Season 1, Episode 12


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