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silly

  

      adj  
1    absurd, asinine, brainless, childish, dopy     (slang)   dozy     (Brit. informal)   fatuous, foolhardy, foolish, frivolous, giddy, goofy     (informal)   idiotic, immature, imprudent, inane, inappropriate, irresponsible, meaningless, pointless, preposterous, puerile, ridiculous, senseless, stupid, unwise, witless  
2      (informal)   benumbed, dazed, groggy     (informal)   in a daze, muzzy, stunned, stupefied  
      n  
3      (informal)   clot     (Brit. informal)   duffer     (informal)   dweeb     (U.S. slang)   goose     (informal)   ignoramus, nerd or nurd     (slang)   ninny, nitwit     (informal)   plonker     (slang)   prat     (slang)   silly-billy     (informal)   simpleton, twit     (informal)   wally     (slang)  
  
Antonyms     
,       adj   acute, aware, bright, clever, intelligent, mature, perceptive, profound, prudent, reasonable, sane, sensible, serious, smart, thoughtful, well-thought-out, wise  
English Collins Dictionary - English synonyms & Thesaurus  
See also:

silky, sally, skill, spill

Collaborative Dictionary     English Thesaurus
exp.
1.act silly; 2. avoid work
[Slang]
n.
gagne assez qui sort de procès
n.
d'un oeuf de corbeau ne sort qu'un corbeau
n.
ce qui est pris avec le sort qu'avec l'âme
n.
apprendre la sagesse dans la sottise des autres
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