hare-brained

  • 101Airy-fairy — insubstantial, hare brained, nothing much, in one s dreams; fancy; vague …

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  • 102airy-fairy — Australian Slang insubstantial, hare brained, nothing much, in one s dreams; fancy; vague …

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  • 103brain — brain1 W2S2 [breın] n ↑artery, ↑brain, ↑fatty, ↑tissue, ↑heart, ↑kidney, ↑intestine, ↑intestine2, ↑small, ↑large, ↑liver, ↑lung, ↑muscles, ↑stomach …

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  • 104airbrained — adj American silly, frivolous, empty headed. Slightly less derogatory than the noun airhead, this term has not been imported into Brit ain to any significant extent, perhaps because of possible confusion with hare brained which is still in… …

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  • 105harebrained — see hare brained …

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  • 106harum-scarum — a. (Colloq.) Volatile, rash, precipitate, wild. See hare brained …

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  • 107volatile — a. 1. Evaporable, vaporizable, vaporable. 2. Airy, gay, lively, jolly, sprightly, vivacious, buoyant, full of spirit, jocund. 3. Fickle, changeable, giddy, inconstant, flighty, reckless, capricious, unsteady, whimsical, humorsome, wild, hare… …

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  • 108wild — I. a. 1. Undomesticated, untamed. 2. Uncultivated, native. 3. Uncivilized, savage, rude, ferocious, barbarous, unrefined, untamed. 4. Impetuous, turbulent, irregular, violent, ungoverned, unrestrained, disorderly, furious, frantic, frenzied,… …

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  • 109half-baked — adjective 1) half baked theories Syn: ill conceived, hare brained, cockamamie, ill judged, impractical, unrealistic, unworkable, ridiculous, absurd; informal crazy, crackpot, cockeyed Ant: sensible 2) …

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  • 110harum-scarum — adjective the rules were too restrictive for a couple of harum scarum teens like Bella and Maud Syn: reckless, impetuous, impulsive, imprudent, rash, wild; daredevil, madcap, hotheaded, hare brained, foolhardy, incautious, careless, heedless;… …

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  • 111ill-advised — adjective an ill advised business venture Syn: unwise, injudicious, misguided, imprudent, ill considered, ill judged, impolitic; foolhardy, foolish, hare brained, rash, reckless, irresponsible; informal crazy, idiotic, crackpot, madcap Ant …

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  • 112injudicious — adjective he now regrets his injudicious comments Syn: imprudent, unwise, inadvisable, ill advised, misguided; ill considered, ill judged, incautious, hasty, rash; inappropriate, impolitic, inexpedient; foolish, foolhardy, hare brained Ant …

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  • 113insane — adjective 1) she was declared insane Syn: mentally ill, mentally disordered, of unsound mind, certifiable; psychotic, schizophrenic; mad, deranged, demented, out of one s mind, non compos mentis, unhinged, unbalanced, unstable, disturbed, crazed; …

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  • 114irresponsible — adjective such irresponsible behavior is unthinkable for a man your age Syn: reckless, rash, careless, thoughtless, foolhardy, foolish, impetuous, impulsive, devil may care, delinquent, derelict, negligent, hare brained; unreliable, undependable …

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  • 115giddy — adj 1. frivolous, light hearted, carefree, insouciant, irresponsible; impulsive, fickle, erratic, flippant, changeable, inconstant; whimsical, capricious, crotchety, notional; flighty, airy, light minded, bird witted, scatterbrained, hare… …

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  • 116half-baked — adj 1. shallow, superficial, cursory, rudimentary; premature, unformed, abortive, embryonic, embryotic, unfinished, unripe; unthought out or through, undeveloped, immature, crude, rough, unrefined; coarse, rude, raw, unpolished, in the rough;… …

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  • 117ness — ness·ber·ry; ness·ler·iza·tion; ness·ler·ize; ness·ler s; new·fan·gled·ness; new·ness; news·i·ness; nice·ness; nig·gard·li·ness; nig·gard·ness; nigh·ness; nip·pi·ness; no·ble·ness; nois·i·ness; non·cha·lant·ness; north·er·li·ness; north·ness;… …

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  • 118foolish — adjective Syn: stupid, idiotic, mindless, unintelligent, thoughtless, imprudent, unwise, ill advised, rash, reckless, foolhardy; informal dumb, dim, dim witted, half witted, thick, hare brained; Brit.; informal barmy, daft; Scot …

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  • 119stupid — adjective 1) he s really stupid Syn: unintelligent, dense, foolish, slow, idiotic, simple minded; informal thick, dim, dumb, dopey, dozy; Brit.; informal daft 2) a stupid idea Syn …

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  • 120wacky — [adj] acting crazy absurd, balmy, crazed, crazy, daft, demented, deranged, eccentric, erratic, foolish, hare brained, insane, irrational, loony*, lunatic, mad, nuts*, nutty*, odd, preposterous, screwy*, silly, unpredictable, wild, zany*; concepts …

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