hare-brained


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hare-brained

adjective foolish, wild, rash, reckless, careless, mindless, giddy, half-baked (informal), inane, flighty, heedless, empty-headed, asinine, harum-scarum, scatterbrained This isn't the first hare-brained scheme he's had.
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My master is no hare-brained person; he takes a long time to think over what he means to do, and then, when he once gets started, the Evil One himself couldn't make him give it up."
Those "fellows," as he called them, "are only fit to mark the points, while we play the game." He was, in fact, a thorough Bohemian, adventurous, but not an adventurer; a hare-brained fellow, a kind of Icarus, only possessing relays of wings.
Europe has had enough of you with your hare-brained schemes and foolish failures.
Her getting a parcel from a hare-brained wench at the coaches in St.
I don't think you've ever been hare-brained and light- hearted, like other youngsters.
This hare-brained carriage obliged them to consider seriously what was to be done.
'Let us cut this matter short, and not bandy words here with hare-brained profligates.
The old boy'll think the end of the world has come." Razumov nodded from the couch, and contemplated the hare-brained fellow's gravity with a feeling of malicious pleasure.
Now Nanjiani has slipped behind the wheel of an electric car to play an Uber driver chasing dreams of romance with his best friend in hare-brained action comedy Stuber.
Two years later, Nanjiani slips behind the wheel of a "silent but deadly" electric car to play an Uber driver in Los Angeles chasing dreams of romantic bliss with his best friend in hare-brained action comedy Stuber.
Perhaps if Birmingham City Council put more thought and effort into coming up with a way of making sure that their public transport ran on time than into hare-brained schemes like this then more people would be encouraged to ditch their cars because they know that they stand half a chance at getting home on time.
But his daughter Carys (Caroline Sheen) convinces him to let her become the manager - prompting a flurry of hare-brained schemes.