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Definition of Silly

Silly

  1. Happy; fortunate; blessed.
  2. Harmless; innocent; inoffensive.
  3. Weak; helpless; frail.
  4. Rustic; plain; simple; humble.
  5. Weak in intellect; destitute of ordinary strength of mind; foolish; witless; simple; as, a silly woman.
  6. Proceeding from want of understanding or common judgment; characterized by weakness or folly; unwise; absurd; stupid; as, silly conduct; a silly question.

Silly Quotations

A friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil; but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small, silly presents every so often - just to save it from drying out completely.
Pam Brown

It's silly talking about how many years we will have to spend in the jungles of Vietnam when we could pave the whole country and put parking stripes on it and still be home by Christmas.
Ronald Reagan

If by chance some day you're not feeling well and you should remember some silly thing I've said or done and it brings back a smile to your face or a chuckle to your heart, then my purpose as your clown has been fulfilled.
Red Skelton

If people never did silly things nothing intelligent would ever get done.
Ludwig Wittgenstein

I know that campaigns can seem small, and even silly. Trivial things become big distractions. Serious issues become sound bites. And the truth gets buried under an avalanche of money and advertising. If you're sick of hearing me approve this message, believe me - so am I.
Barack Obama
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Silly Translations

silly in Italian is stolto, sciocco
silly in Latin is leviculus
silly in Spanish is tonto, necio
silly in Swedish is dumt, dum, enfaldig

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