[goo-fee] /ˈgu fi/

adjective, goofier, goofiest. Slang.
ridiculous; silly; wacky; nutty:
a goofy little hat.
adjective (informal) goofier, goofiest
foolish; silly; stupid
(Brit) (of teeth) sticking out; protruding

1921, from goof + -y (2). The Disney character of that name began life c.1929 as Dippy Dawg.


Silly; foolish; crazy; dotty •Nearly always has an affectionate and amused connotation: a goofy grin/ a goofy awkward kid/ And he looked, well, goofy (1921+)


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