Meaning of “foolhardy” in the English Dictionary

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"foolhardy" in American English

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foolhardyadjective [ -er/-est only ]

us /ˈfulˌhɑrd·i/

taking unnecessary or foolish risks:

He made a foolhardy attempt to climb the tree to recover his kite.

(Definition of “foolhardy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)