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Spanish translation of “silly”

silly

adjective /ˈsili/ (comparative sillier, superlative silliest)
foolish; not sensible
tonto, bobo
Don’t be so silly! silly children.
silliness noun
tontería, estupidez
The teacher will not put up with such silliness.
(Definition of silly from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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