Simple Definition of half–baked
: 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
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