What does foolishness mean?

Definitions for foolishness
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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

How to pronounce foolishness?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say foolishness in sign language?

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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

Examples of foolishness in a Sentence

  1. Bill Beham:

    When you compromise with a fool, you get foolishness.

  2. George Bernard Shaw:

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

  3. Pst Sam Onitiri:

    FOOLISHNESS IS NOT AN ABUSE BUT A QUALIFICATION. Pst Sam Onitiri

  4. Ramana Pemmaraju:

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

  5. Patresha Isidore:

    I had to go get my child. I wasn’t going to deal with any foolishness.

Images & Illustrations of foolishness

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