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Silly
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This clue has been rated as VERY COMMON
We've rated Silly as VERY COMMON as it is a very popular clue with cruciverbalists.

29 March 2021
Last seen in: Evening Standard Quick Crossword

We found 41 answers for the crossword clue 'Silly', the most recent of which was seen in the Evening Standard Quick Crossword.

We've seen this clue in both CRYPTIC and NON-CRYPTIC crossword publications.

We have given Silly a popularity rating of 'Very Common' because it has featured in a numerous crossword publications and has multiple answers.

As well as being a clue we've also seen Silly as an answer itself some 76 times.

Silly is a single word clue made up of 5 letters.

We most recently saw this clue in 'Evening Standard Quick Crossword' on Monday, 29 March 2021 with the answer being INANE, we also found INANE to be the most popular answer for this clue.

We've seen this clue in the following publications:

Definitions and usage

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  • A word used for misbehaving children; "don't be a silly"
  • Ludicrous, foolish; "gave me a cockamamie reason for not going"; "wore a goofy hat"; "a silly idea"; "some wacky plan for selling more books"
  • Dazed from or as if from repeated blows; "knocked silly by the impact"; "slaphappy with exhaustion"
  • Inspiring scornful pity; "how silly an ardent and unsuccessful wooer can be especially if he is getting on in years"- Dashiell Hammett
  • Lacking seriousness; given to frivolity; "a dizzy blonde"; "light-headed teenagers"; "silly giggles"

Anagrams

We found 1 anagrams for the word 'Silly'.

  • silyl

Crossword Answers

3 Letters

ANE
Used of a single unit or thing; not two or more; "`ane' is Scottish"

4 Letters

DAFT
Informal or slang terms for mentally irregular; "it used to drive my husband balmy"

DUMB
Unable to speak because of hereditary deafness

IANE

ZANY
A buffoon in one of the old comedies; imitates others for ludicrous effect

5 Letters

APISH
Being or given to servile imitation

DAFFY

DIZZY
Having or causing a whirling sensation; liable to falling; "had a dizzy spell"; "a dizzy pinnacle"; "had a headache and felt giddy"; "a giddy precipice"; "feeling woozy from the blow on his head"; "a vertiginous climb up the face of the cliff"

DOPEY
Having or revealing stupidity; "ridiculous anserine behavior"; "a dopey answer"; "a dopey kid"; "some fool idea about rewriting authors' books"

GIDDY
Having or causing a whirling sensation; liable to falling; "had a dizzy spell"; "a dizzy pinnacle"; "had a headache and felt giddy"; "a giddy precipice"; "feeling woozy from the blow on his head"; "a vertiginous climb up the face of the cliff"

GOOFY
A cartoon character created by Walt Disney

INANE
Devoid of intelligence

INEPT
Revealing lack of perceptiveness or judgment or finesse; "an inept remark"; "it was tactless to bring up those disagreeable"

SAPPY
Abounding in sap; "sappy maple trees"; "sappy kindling wood"

WACKY
Ludicrous, foolish; "gave me a cockamamie reason for not going"; "wore a goofy hat"; "a silly idea"; "some wacky plan for selling more books"

6 Letters

ABSURD
Inconsistent with reason or logic or common sense; "the absurd predicament of seeming to argue that virtue is highly desirable but intensely unpleasant"- Walter Lippman

STUPID
Lacking or marked by lack of intellectual acuity

WHACKY
Ludicrous, foolish; "gave me a cockamamie reason for not going"; "wore a goofy hat"; "a silly idea"; "some wacky plan for selling more books"

7 Letters

ASININE
Devoid of intelligence

FATUOUS
Devoid of intelligence

FOOLISH
Devoid of good sense or judgment; "foolish remarks"; "a foolish decision"

IDIOTIC
Insanely irresponsible; "an idiotic idea"

VACUOUS
Void of expression; "a blank stare"

8 Letters

NINNYISH

PATHETIC
Deserving or inciting pity; "a hapless victim"; "miserable victims of war"; "the shabby room struck her as extraordinarily pathetic"- Galsworthy; "piteous appeals for help"; "pitiable homeless children"; "a pitiful fate"; "Oh, you poor thing"; "his poor distorted limbs"; "a wretched life"

9 Letters

AIRHEADED
Lacking seriousness; given to frivolity; "a dizzy blonde"; "light-headed teenagers"; "silly giggles"

BRAINLESS
Not using intelligence

COCKAMAMY
Ludicrous, foolish; "gave me a cockamamie reason for not going"; "wore a goofy hat"; "a silly idea"; "some wacky plan for selling more books"

FRIVOLOUS
Not serious in content or attitude or behavior; "a frivolous novel"; "a frivolous remark"; "a frivolous young woman"

SENSELESS
(of especially persons) lacking sense or understanding or judgment

SLAPHAPPY
Dazed from or as if from repeated blows; "knocked silly by the impact"; "slaphappy with exhaustion"

10 Letters

COCKAMAMIE
Ludicrous, foolish; "gave me a cockamamie reason for not going"; "wore a goofy hat"; "a silly idea"; "some wacky plan for selling more books"

PUNCHDRUNK

RIDICULOUS
Incongruous;inviting ridicule; "the absurd excuse that the dog ate his homework"; "that's a cockeyed idea"; "ask a nonsensical question and get a nonsensical answer"; "a contribution so small as to be laughable"; "it is ludicrous to call a cottage a mansion"; "a preposterous attempt to turn back the pages of history"; "her conceited assumption of universal interest in her rather dull children was ridiculous"

TOMFOOLISH

11 Letters

EMPTYHEADED

LIGHTHEADED
Lacking seriousness; given to frivolity; "a dizzy blonde"; "light-headed teenagers"; "silly giggles"

NONSENSICAL
Having no intelligible meaning; "nonsense syllables"; "a nonsensical jumble of words"

12 Letters

CRACKBRAINED
Insanely irresponsible; "an idiotic idea"

PREPOSTEROUS
Incongruous;inviting ridicule; "the absurd excuse that the dog ate his homework"; "that's a cockeyed idea"; "ask a nonsensical question and get a nonsensical answer"; "a contribution so small as to be laughable"; "it is ludicrous to call a cottage a mansion"; "a preposterous attempt to turn back the pages of history"; "her conceited assumption of universal interest in her rather dull children was ridiculous"

14 Letters

FEATHERBRAINED
Lacking seriousness; given to frivolity; "a dizzy blonde"; "light-headed teenagers"; "silly giggles"

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