Daft - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |dæft|  American pronunciation of the word daft
Brit.  |dɑːft|  British pronunciation of the word daft

adjective

- informal or slang terms for mentally irregular (syn: balmy, barmy, bats, batty, bonkers, buggy, cracked, crackers, dotty, fruity, haywire, kookie, kooky, loco, loony, loopy, nuts, nutty, wacky, whacky)

Examples

Your idea seems a bit daft to me.

She looked at us as if we'd gone daft.

This is a daft idea.

You're asking a lot of daft questions.

I now ask myself how I could have been so daft.

I'm just daft about dogs.

Don't be so daft and myopic!

Word forms

adjective
comparative: dafter
superlative: daftest
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