Also found in: Thesaurus, Idioms, Wikipedia.


adj. Slang
So simple or straightforward as to make mistakes impossible: a goofproof recipe.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.goofproof - proof against human misuse or error; "foolproof this appliance"
proof - make resistant (to harm); "proof the materials against shrinking in the dryer"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
In order to make makeup application goofproof and quick, brands churned out a variety of beauty pencils/wands to satisfy every beauty need.
But he's still a lousy taper and prefers the goofproof simplicity of mesh tape.
These batters are goofproof, so feel free to experiment with spices or extracts for other flavor combos.