foolhardy - Dictionary definition and meaning for word foolhardy
A fool and hardy sailor would take the risk of sailing in a bad weather.
Laurell and hardy were foolhardy
fool: stupid hardy: courage foolhardy means courage in a stupid way -> disregard all possibly badconsequences
imagine Laurel tells his partner:"don't be a Fool Hardy, its very dangerous"...remember how reckless those two were in their hilarious comedy
FOOLHARDY = HARDLY A FOOL = COURAGEOUS AND BOLD