What do you mean by folly?

What do you mean by folly?

1 : lack of good sense or normal prudence and foresight his folly in thinking he could not be caught. 2a : criminally or tragically foolish actions or conduct. b obsolete : evil, wickedness especially : lewd behavior. 3 : a foolish act or idea The prank was a youthful folly.

What part of speech is folly?

folly
part of speech:noun
inflections:follies
definition 1:lack of common sense or of good judgment. synonyms: foolishness antonyms: common sense, prudence, sense, wisdom similar words: fatuity, imprudence, indiscretion

What does God say about a foolish man?

A wise man fears the LORD and shuns evil, but a fool is hotheaded and reckless. A quick-tempered man does foolish things, and a crafty man is hated. The simple inherit folly, but the prudent are crowned with knowledge. Evil men will bow down in the presence of the good, and the wicked at the gates of the righteous.

What is another word for a foolish person?

1 stupid, witless, brainless, senseless, unintelligent; ridiculous, absurd, nonsensical, preposterous. 1, 2 imprudent, thoughtless, 2 impetuous, rash, reckless, foolhardy, half-baked, heedless, incautious.

What does foolish love mean?

English Language Learners Definition of infatuation : a feeling of foolish or very strong love or admiration for someone or something. See the full definition for infatuation in the English Language Learners Dictionary. infatuation.

What does the Bible say about a man making a woman cry?

“Be careful if you make a women cry, because God counts her tears. The woman came out of a man's ribs. Not from his feet to be walked on, not from his head to be superior, but from his side to be equal, under the arm to be protected, and next to the heart to be loved.”

What does it mean when a man findeth a wife?

“Whoso findeth a wife findeth a good thing, and obtaineth favour of the LORD” (Proverbs 18:22). ... A man may “take” a woman to be his wife, but it is GOD who “makes” a woman a wife.

What does Bible say about a wife?

Ephesians 5:25: "For husbands, this means love your wives, just as Christ loved the church. He gave up his life for her." 9. Genesis 2:24: "Therefore a man shall leave his father and his mother and hold fast to his wife, and they shall become one flesh."

What are the 4 types of biblical love?

The four loves

  • Storge – empathy bond.
  • Philia – friend bond.
  • Erosromantic love.
  • Agape – unconditional "God" love.

Is a wife a gift from God?

Proverbs 18:22 (CSB) “A man who finds a wife finds a good thing and obtains favor from the Lord.” That's what our Verse for Today is all about. It's a message to guys saying that we all need to realize that if we are blessed with a wife, she is God's gift to us. So, she is to be enjoyed and cherished.

What is a good husband?

A good husband respects his wife and her opinions and beliefs. Understanding, accepting and respecting the fact that your wife is still a separate being than you, who had different ideas, dreams, and opinions, is important in a marriage. You must respect your wife's wishes and her needs.