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Silly meaning

silly - 8 dictionary results

  1. 1. dazed from or as if from repeated blows; " knocked silly by the impact"; " slaphappy with exhaustion"
  2. 2. pungent adjectives of disesteem; " gave me a cockamamie reason for not going"; " wore a goofy hat"; " a silly idea"; " some wacky plan for selling more books"
  3. 3. Happy; fortunate; blessed.
  4. 4. Harmless; innocent; inoffensive.
  5. 5. Weak; helpless; frail.
  6. 6. Rustic; plain; simple; humble.
  7. 7. Weak in intellect; destitute of ordinary strength of mind; foolish; witless; simple; as, a silly woman.
  8. 8. Simple; foolish.

silly - examples of usage

  1. It's too silly- I won't go on. - "Night and Day", Virginia Woolf.
  2. I wondered whether the old fellow thought I was going silly. - "The Ghost Pirates", William Hope Hodgson.
  3. Don't ask silly questions! - "The Ghost Pirates", William Hope Hodgson.
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