Fool Fool, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Fooled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fooling}.] To play the fool; to trifle; to toy; to spend time in idle sport or mirth. [1913 Webster]

Is this a time for fooling? --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

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  • fooled — [adj] tricked bamboozled*, conned, deceived, deluded, duped, flimflammed*, hornswoggled*, misled, outfoxed*, snowed*, sucked in*; concept 537 Ant. clear, cognizant, unfooled, untricked …   New thesaurus

  • fooled — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. tricked, duped, deluded; see deceived 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • fooled — fuːl n. idiot, dummy; clown; court jester v. play a joke on, trick; act like a fool; joke, play around …   English contemporary dictionary

  • FOOLED — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fooled Again — may refer to either:* Fooled Again, How the Right Stole the 2004 Elections , a book on election fraud in the United States of America by NYU professor of media studies Mark Crispin Miller;or* Won t Get Fooled Again , a rock anthem by the British… …   Wikipedia

  • Fooled by Randomness — Infobox Book name = Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets author = Nassim Nicholas Taleb genre = Statistics, Philosophy, Finance language = English publisher = Random House release date = 2001 pages = 316 isbn …   Wikipedia

  • Fooled By a Smile — Infobox Single Name = Fooled By a Smile Artist = Swing Out Sister from Album = it s better to travel B side = Fever Released = June 1987 Format = 7 single Recorded = 1986 Genre = Pop Length = Label = Mercury Records Writer =… …   Wikipedia

  • fooled around with — had dealings with, dealt with, flirted with, played around with …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fooled him — tricked him, deceived him …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Won't Get Fooled Again — Infobox Single Name =Won t Get Fooled Again Cover size = Caption = Single cover Artist = The Who from Album = Who s Next A side = B side = I Don t Even Know Myself Released = 25 June 1971 Format = 7 Vinyl record Recorded = Berkshire and Olympic… …   Wikipedia

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