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harebrained

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1 lacking in seriousness or maturity
  • the movie follows the harebrained antics of a pair of stoners who seem incapable of growing up

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2 showing or marked by a lack of good sense or judgment
  • a harebrained idea to go for a hike in an area where grizzly bear attacks had recently been reported

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The first known use of harebrained was in 1534

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“Harebrained.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hare-brained. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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