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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Adventurous or bold but lacking in good sense.

Usage examples (39)
  • It is foolhardy to go into a dark cave unprepared.
  • His experiment with the kite was the best in foolhardy empirical research.
  • Perhaps the only thing more foolhardy is expecting to diminish interest in a game by publicly protesting it.
  • And in a move that could be described as foolhardy or inspired, she has stayed faithful to the original material. for more
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