Definition of Fool


  • a professional clown employed to entertain a king or nobleman in the Middle Ages
    - motley fool
  • a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of
    - fall guy - soft touch
  • a person who lacks good judgment


  • indulge in horseplay
    "Enough horsing around--let's get back to work!"
    "The bored children were fooling about"
    - horse around - arse around - fool around
  • fool or hoax
    "The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone"
    "You can't fool me!"
    - put on - take in - put one over - put one across
  • spend frivolously and unwisely
    "Fritter away one's inheritance"
    - frivol away - fritter away - fool away
  • make a fool or dupe of
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble fool

8 unscramble word found using the letters fool.

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