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Definitions of fool:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To play the fool; to trifle.

part of speech: noun

One who acts stupidly; a person of weak mind; a jester; ( B.) a wicked person.

part of speech: verb

To treat with contempt; to disappoint; to cheat; to trifle; to toy.

part of speech: verb transitive

To make a butt of; treat with contempt; disappoint; deceive.

part of speech: verb transitive

To deceive; to treat with contempt.

part of speech: noun

One who acts absurdly; a person who is void of reason or understanding; a person of a weak intellect; a jester.

part of speech: noun

A person lacking in reason or intelligence; idiot; in old times, a court jester; one who acts in an unwise manner; a victim or butt.

Usage examples for fool:

  • " Give it here, you fool he said. "None Other Gods", Robert Hugh Benson
  • " Will you make me such a fool "A History of English Literature Elizabethan Literature", George Saintsbury
  • Grizel Dundas was no fool "An Unknown Lover", Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  • This fool was right. "Honor: A Play in Four Acts", Hermann Sudermann
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