foolishness

foolishness
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[English Word] foolishness
[Swahili Word] kijinga
[Swahili Plural] vijinga
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 7/8
[Derived Language] Swahili
[Derived Word] jinga
[Related Words] mjinga
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[English Word] foolishness
[Swahili Word] mawe
[Swahili Plural] mawe
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 6/6
[Derived Language] Swahili
[Derived Word] jiwe
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[English Word] foolishness
[Swahili Word] ubabaifu
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 14
[Swahili Example] waacha ubabifu wake mbele ya wazee
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[English Word] foolishness
[Swahili Word] ubaradhuli
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 14
[Derived Word] baradhuli n
[Swahili Example] waacha ubaradhuli wako
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[English Word] foolishness
[Swahili Word] ubardhuli
[Part of Speech] noun
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[English Word] foolishness
[Swahili Word] udufu
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 14
[Derived Word] Arabic
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[English Word] foolishness
[Swahili Word] ujuhula
[Part of Speech] noun
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[English Word] foolishness
[Swahili Word] upumbavu
[Swahili Plural] upumbavu
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 14
[Derived Word] pumbaa V
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[English Word] foolishness
[Swahili Word] upuuzi
[Swahili Plural] upuuzi
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 14
[Derived Word] puuza V
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[English Word] foolishness
[Swahili Word] upuzi
[Swahili Plural] upuzi
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 14
[Derived Word] puuza V
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English-Swahili dictionary. 2013.

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  • Foolishness — Fool ish*ness, n. 1. The quality of being foolish. [1913 Webster] 2. A foolish practice; an absurdity. [1913 Webster] The preaching of the cross is to them that perish foolishness. 1 Cor. i. 18. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • foolishness — index credulity, ignorance, inexpedience, jargon (unintelligible language), lunacy, temerity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • foolishness — [n] idiocy, nonsense absurdity, absurdness, bunk*, carrying on*, claptrap*, craziness, dumb trick*, folly, foolery, fool trick, horse feathers*, impracticality, imprudence, inanity, indiscretion, insanity, insensibility, irrationality,… …   New thesaurus

  • foolishness — n. foolishness to + inf. (it was foolishness to do it) * * * [ fuːlɪʃnɪs] foolishness to + inf. (it was foolishness to do it) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • foolishness — noun I regretted my foolishness Syn: folly, stupidity, idiocy, imbecility, silliness, inanity, thoughtlessness, imprudence, injudiciousness, lack of foresight, lack of sense, irresponsibility, indiscretion, foolhardiness, rashness, recklessness… …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • foolishness — foolish ► ADJECTIVE ▪ lacking good sense or judgement; silly or unwise. DERIVATIVES foolishly adverb foolishness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • foolishness — noun 1. the trait of acting stupidly or rashly (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑folly, ↑unwiseness • Ant: ↑wisdom (for: ↑folly) • Derivationally related forms …   Useful english dictionary

  • foolishness — noun Date: 15th century 1. foolish behavior 2. a foolish act or idea …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • foolishness — See foolishly. * * * …   Universalium

  • foolishness — noun a) The state of being foolish. b) A thing or event that is foolish, or an absurdity. Syn: imprudence, folly, extravagance, irresponsibility, indiscretion …   Wiktionary

  • foolishness — Synonyms and related words: Urdummheit, absurdity, absurdness, big deal, blank mind, blankmindedness, blankness, brainlessness, bull, bunk, calm of mind, craziness, devilishness, devilment, devilry, deviltry, dottiness, elfishness, emptiness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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