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tomfool

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noun tom·fool \ˈtäm-ˈfül\

Definition of tomfool

  1. :  a great fool :  blockhead




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tomfool

adjective tom·fool

Definition of tomfool

  1. :  extremely foolish, stupid, or doltish




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