half-baked


half–baked

adjective \-ˈbākt\

: not well planned : foolish or stupid

Full Definition of HALF-BAKED

1
a :  poorly developed or carried out <a half–baked idea> <half–baked research>
b :  lacking adequate planning or forethought <a half–baked scheme for getting rich>
c :  lacking in judgment, intelligence, or common sense
2
:  imperfectly baked :  underdone

First Known Use of HALF-BAKED

1621

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