Definitions for foolishness

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word foolishness

Princeton's WordNet

  1. folly, foolishness, unwiseness(noun)

    the trait of acting stupidly or rashly

  2. folly, foolishness, craziness, madness(noun)

    the quality of being rash and foolish

    "trying to drive through a blizzard is the height of folly"; "adjusting to an insane society is total foolishness"

  3. stupidity, betise, folly, foolishness, imbecility(noun)

    a stupid mistake

Wiktionary

  1. foolishness(Noun)

    The state of being foolish.

  2. foolishness(Noun)

    A thing or event that is foolish, or an absurdity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Foolishness(noun)

    the quality of being foolish

  2. Foolishness(noun)

    a foolish practice; an absurdity

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of foolishness in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of foolishness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. George Bernard Shaw:

    First love is only a little foolishness and a lot of curiosity.

  2. Ramana Pemmaraju:

    Man was bestowed with intelligence, only to gauge his foolishness!”

  3. Osho:

    I have never been a celibate. If people believe so, that is their foolishness.

  4. Sacha Guitry:

    Our wisdom comes from our experience, and our experience comes from our foolishness.

  5. Ron Paul:

    For me to disavow everything I ever wrote in a newsletter, I mean, that's foolishness.

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