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The Foolish Dictionary (Large Print Edition)

by Gideon Wurdz

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Published by BiblioBazaar .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reference / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages134
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11978076M
    ISBN 101434646947
    ISBN 109781434646941

    The Foolish Dictionary was written by "Gideon Wurdz". According to the beginning of the book, it is "An exhausting work of reference to un-certain English words, their origin, meaning, legitimate and illegitimate use " This a a short but amusing dictionary which "redefines" words in some interesting ways.   Read "The Foolish Dictionary; An exhausting work of reference to un-certain English words, their origin, meaning, legitimate and illegitimate use, confused by a few pictures" by Gideon Wurdz! Once you install this app, you can read it by 1-click without connecting network. You can also check your "Reading Score" from the ry: BOOKS_AND_REFERENCE.

    be penny-wise and pound-foolish To be so concerned with saving money that one ignores larger problems and ultimately ends up spending more. I know you don't want to pay for this expensive course of treatment, but when ignoring your health lands you in the hospital, you'll see that you were penny-wise and pound-foolish. See also: and penny-wise and pound. a foolish grin look/feel foolish He’d been made to look foolish. — foolishly adverb She foolishly agreed to go with them. — foolishness noun [uncountable] Examples from the Corpus foolish • Jan realised later that her behaviour had been very foolish. • At times his language turned crude and made him look foolish.

      “The Foolish Dictionary” was written by “Gideon Wurdz” (the pen name for Charles Wayland Towne) and was published in According to the beginning of the book, it is “An exhausting work of reference to un-certain English words, their origin, meaning, legitimate and illegitimate use ”.   “The Foolish Dictionary” was written by “Gideon Wurdz” and was published in According to the beginning of the book, it is “An exhausting work of reference to un-certain English words, their origin, meaning, legitimate and illegitimate use ” This a a short but amusing dictionary which “redefines” words in some interesting ways. Funny and sometimes bizarre observations.


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The Foolish Dictionary: An exhausting work of reference to un-certain English words, their origin, meaning, legitimate and illegitimate use, confused by without a few pictures. by Wurdz, Gideon and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Define foolish.

foolish synonyms, foolish pronunciation, foolish translation, English dictionary definition of foolish. adj. Lacking or exhibiting a lack of good sense or. The Foolish Dictionary Paperback – Ap by Gideon Wurdz (Author) › Visit Amazon's Gideon Wurdz Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Gideon Wurdz (Author) out of /5(5). First published on FebruThe Foolish Dictionary by Gideon Wurdz could have just as easily bore the title of The Dictionary For Fools.

With the vast number of words in the English language, the author has no shortage of meat for the pot/5. foolish definition: 1. unwise, stupid, or not showing good judgment: 2. unwise, stupid, or not showing good judgment.

Learn more. foolish meaning: 1. unwise, stupid, or not showing good judgment: 2. unwise, stupid, or not showing good judgment. Learn more. The Foolish Dictionary was written by Gideon Wurdz (the pen name for Charles Wayland Towne, according to The Foolish Dictionary book wiktionary entry,) and was published in Foolish definition, resulting from or showing a lack of sense; ill-considered; unwise: a foolish action, a foolish speech.

See more. The Foolish Dictionary (Webster's Polish Thesaurus Edition) [Icon Group] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This edition is written in English. However, there is a running Polish thesaurus at the bottom of each page for the more difficult English words highlighted in the text.

There are many editions of The Foolish Dictionary. “The Foolish Dictionary” was written by “Gideon Wurdz” and was published in According to the beginning of the book, it is “An exhausting work of reference to un-certain English words, their origin, meaning, legitimate and illegitimate use ” This a a short but amusing dictionary which “redefines” words in some interesting.

Foolish definition: If someone's behaviour or action is foolish, it is not sensible and shows a lack of good | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. is the world’s leading online source for English definitions, synonyms, word origins and etymologies, audio pronunciations, example sentences, slang phrases, idioms, word games, legal and medical terms, Word of the Day and more.

For over 20 years, has been helping millions of people improve their use of the English language with its free digital services. The Foolish Dictionary is my favourite ebook. I daily go through it whenever I want to amuse myself or looking for words to make others laugh.

Inspite of the interpretations of the words being funny on the surface, the interpretation is also very true, if you will think deeply about for a moment.3/5(2).

‎Foolish Dictionary, The by TOWNE, Charles Wayland on ‎Books Author: Librivox. Foolish definition is - having or showing a lack of good sense, judgment, or discretion. How to use foolish in a sentence. Synonym Discussion of foolish.

You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: The Foolish Dictionary Author: Gideon Wurdz Illustrator: Wallace Goldsmith Release Date: April 1, [EBook #] Language: English Character set encoding: ISO *** START OF THIS.

Principales traductions: Anglais: Français: foolish adj adjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (stupid) bête, idiot, stupide adj adjectif: modifie un nom. Il est généralement placé après le nom et s'accorde avec le nom (ex: un ballon bleu, une balle bleue).En général, seule la forme au masculin singulier est donnée.

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The Foolish Dictionary Charles Wayland TOWNE ( - ) "The Foolish Dictionary" was written by "Gideon Wurdz" (the pen name for Charles Wayland Towne) and was published in.

The Paperback of the The Foolish Dictionary by Gideon Wurdz at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! The primary purpose for writing this book is to interpret and guide readers through the complex world of dreams from a Christian perspective.

It is serially arranged in alphabetic order for quick reference making it toPages: foolish - WordReference English dictionary, questions, discussion and forums. All Free.foolish: 1 adj devoid of good sense or judgment “ foolish remarks” “a foolish decision” Synonyms: inadvisable, unadvisable not prudent or wise; not recommended ill-advised, unadvised without careful prior deliberation or counsel impolitic not politic imprudent not prudent or wise absurd, cockeyed, derisory, idiotic, laughable, ludicrous.