Thesaurus

fools

noun , plural of fool

Synonyms and Antonyms of fools

1 a person who lacks good sense or judgment
  • only a fool would attempt to climb that mountain unprepared
Synonyms of fools
Words Related to fools
Near Antonyms of fools
2 a person formerly kept in a royal or noble household to amuse with jests and pranks
  • a king's fool could get away with saying things that others in the palace couldn't
Synonyms of fools
Words Related to fools
4 a person having or showing a severely disordered or abnormal state of mind
  • he got out of serving in the army by successfully pretending to be a fool
Synonyms of fools
Words Related to fools

Learn More about fools


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up fools? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

a period when something is suspended

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!