[ adjective ] devoid of good sense or judgment
"foolish remarks" "a foolish decision"
Used in print(Jim Berry Pearson, The Maxwell Land Grant....)
He wisely decided that it would be foolish to create a disturbance during the coming roundup , particularly since the Mexicans were on their guard .(Stephen Longstreet, Eagles Where I Walk....)
She stood there , a large old_woman , smiling at the things she would say to him in the morning , this big foolish baby of a son .(Robert L. Duncan, The Voice of Strangers....)
How foolish it was to try to fathom the truth in an area where only faith would suffice .