Language Tips: Different Shades Of Foolishness

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Clown Face by ksly4everDo you know that there are a lot of words to describe a foolish person? Are you looking for one that will suit your friend or someone else? Check this out.

blog.oxforddictionaries.com listed some words synonymous to foolish. Here are some of them:

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Dunce – refers to  classroom or scholarly foolishness.

Ignoramus – the term used by the jury to say that prosecution’s evidence is not sufficient. These days, the term is used to satirize the ignorance of lawyers.

Dullard– not only foolish, but also dull.

Drongo – stupid or incompetent person.

 

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