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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 fool·ish /ˈfulɪʃ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fool·ish, a.
 1. Marked with, or exhibiting, folly; void of understanding; weak in intellect; without judgment or discretion; silly; unwise.
              I am a very foolish fond old man.   --Shak.
 2. Such as a fool would do; proceeding from weakness of mind or silliness; exhibiting a want of judgment or discretion; as, a foolish act.
 3. Absurd; ridiculous; despicable; contemptible.
                    A foolish figure he must make.   --Prior.
 Syn: -- Absurd; shallow; shallow-brained; brainless; simple; irrational; unwise; imprudent; indiscreet; incautious; silly; ridiculous; vain; trifling; contemptible. See Absurd.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: devoid of good sense or judgment; "foolish remarks"; "a
             foolish decision" [ant: wise]
      2: having or revealing stupidity; "ridiculous anserine
         behavior"; "a dopey answer"; "a dopey kid"; "some fool
         idea about rewriting authors' books" [syn: anserine, dopy,
          dopey, goosey, goosy, gooselike]