Foolhardy - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfuːlhɑːrdi|  American pronunciation of the word foolhardy
Brit.  |ˈfuːlhɑːdi|  British pronunciation of the word foolhardy

adjective

- marked by defiant disregard for danger or consequences(syn: heady, rash, reckless)

foolhardy enough to try to seize the gun from the hijacker

Examples

...hikers who were foolhardy enough to remain on the summit during a thunderstorm...

...it's foolhardy to go hiking during late fall without warm clothes...

It was foolhardy of him to even try.

a foolhardy attempt to capture more territory

foolhardy enough to try to seize the gun from the hijacker

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