Simple Definition of daft
: strange often in a way that is funny
: crazy or foolish
Examples of daft
Your idea seems a bit daft to me.
She looked at us as if we'd gone daft.
Origin of daft
Middle English dafte gentle, stupid; akin to Old English gedæfte mild, gentle, Middle English defte deft, Old Church Slavic podobati to be fitting
First Known Use: 14th century
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