Textual thesaurus for "fool"

(noun) chump, soft touch, sucker, mark, gull, fall guy, patsy, mug

a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of

(noun) sap, saphead, tomfool, muggins

a person who lacks good judgment

(noun) jester, motley fool

a professional clown employed to entertain a king or nobleman in the Middle Ages

(verb) fool around, arse around, horse around

indulge in horseplay

Enough horsing around--let's get back to work!; The bored children were fooling about

(verb) take in, befool, put on, put one across, put one over, gull, dupe, slang, cod

fool or hoax

The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone; You can't fool me!

(verb) dissipate, shoot, fool away, fritter, fritter away, frivol away

spend frivolously and unwisely

Fritter away one's inheritance

(verb) gull, befool

make a fool or dupe of