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1. fooling

adjective. ['ˈfuːlɪŋ'] characterized by a feeling of irresponsibility; it is no fooling matter".

Synonyms

  • light

Antonyms

  • careful
  • concerned

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Words that Rhyme with Fooling

  • refueling
  • nonruling
  • retooling
  • schooling
  • grueling
  • fuelling
  • fueling
  • fruehling
  • duling
  • drooling
  • tooling
  • ruling
  • pooling
  • huling
  • dueling
  • dooling
  • cooling

Example sentences of the word fooling


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
You can better control your cravings by fooling your hypothalamus into believing you are full.

Quotes containing the word fooling


1. I was wise enough never to grow up, while fooling people into believing I had.
- Margaret Mead

2. So this is it,"said Arthur, "We are going to die.""Yes,"said Ford, "except... no! Wait a minute!"He suddenly lunged across the chamber at something behind Arthur's line of vision. "What's this switch?"he cried."What? Where?"cried Arthur, twisting round."No, I was only fooling,"said Ford, "we are going to die after all.
- Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

3. That's what I do. Watch movies and read. Sometimes I even pretend to write, but I'm not fooling anyone. Oh, and I go to the mailbox.
- Nicole Krauss, The History of Love

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