Examples of foolhardy in a Sentence
hikers who were foolhardy enough to remain on the summit during a thunderstorm
it's foolhardy to go hiking during late fall without warm clothes
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Nearly every senator – even many who most want to ditch the ACA -- seems to feel that abolishing the legislative filibuster would be foolhardy.
Current legislation in Sacramento is fatally flawed and foolhardy.
That makes Alteon Networks's VP of product management and marketing either foolhardy or very clever.
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FOOLHARDY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of foolhardy for English Language Learners
: foolishly doing things that are too dangerous or risky
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