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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  
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See also:

silky, sally, skill, spill

Collaborative Dictionary     English Thesaurus
exp.
1.act silly; 2. avoid work
[Slang]

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