a silly sort of smile synonym, a silly sort of smile definition | Thesaurus




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  
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)  
,       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
1.act silly; 2. avoid work
ce qui est pris avec le sort qu'avec l'âme
apprendre la sagesse dans la sottise des autres
To add entries to your own vocabulary, become a member of Reverso community or login if you are already a member. It's easy and only takes a few seconds:
Or sign up in the traditional way

  • Create your own vocabulary list
  • Contribute to the Collaborative Dictionary
  • Improve and share your linguistic knowledge
"Collins Cobuild English Dictionary for Advanced Learners 4th edition published in 2003 © HarperCollins Publishers 1987, 1995, 2001, 2003 and Collins A-Z Thesaurus 1st edition first published in 1995 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995"