HyperDic: silliness

English > 2 senses of the word silliness:
NOUNattributesilliness, absurdity, fatuity, fatuousnessa ludicrous folly
attributesilliness, giddinessan impulsive scatterbrained / scatterbrained manner
silliness > pronunciation
Soundssih'liynahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > silliness: 2 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningA ludicrous folly.
Synonymsabsurdity, fatuity, fatuousness
Broaderfolly, foolishness, unwisenessThe trait of acting stupidly or rashly
Spanishabsurdidad, desatino, estupidez, fatuidad, majadería, ridiculez
Catalanabsurditat, estupidesa
Adjectivessillyludicrous, foolish
sillyinspiring scornful pity
English > silliness: 2 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningAn impulsive scatterbrained / scatterbrained manner.
Synonymgiddiness
Narrowerlightsomeness, lightnessThe trait of being lighthearted and frivolous
Broaderfrivolity, frivolousnessThe trait of being frivolous
Spanishnecedad, tontería
Catalanvertigen
Adjectivessillylacking seriousness

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