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noun as in silliness

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Butler calls Wise “Goku,” because, like the “Dragon Ball Z” character, Wise is goofy but becomes serious during training.

All the time, they’re a bit goofy and not at all representative of how presidents actually behave.

Mussio called the day of gains “a little bit goofy,” because of what a Democrat-controlled Senate might mean for the banking sector.

If you’re nervous, or goofy, or whatever, everyone will feel what you feel.

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It all comes with having a big, goofy dog of unknown pedigree.

In neither case, unfortunately, did goofiness lead to greatness.

She not only understood Doug and all his oddities and frantic goofiness, but actually embraced it.

But the extent of the madcap goofiness in the helicopter ride is too much for some 007 diehards.

Perhaps even more importantly, Biden brought to the task his trademark passion and goofiness.

In this respect, for all his goofiness, Ross Perot and his movement are looking better all the time.


On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to goofiness, such as: absurdity, craziness, foolishness, stupidity, inanity, and ineptitude.

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