Definition of dotty:
softheaded, smitten, crazy as a loon, mad, mad as a hatter, insane, unsound, infatuated, brainsick, idle, angry, groundless, of unsound mind, zany, wacky, barbaric, haywire, savage, maniac, mild, waste, roughened, awry, barmy, untamed, cracked, non compos mentis, fruity, uncivilised, mentally ill, soft on, enamored, sane, zestful, violent, gaga, touched, not all there, barbarian, kookie, batty, unfounded, risky, unwarranted, yeasty, doddering, whacky, stark raving mad, uncivilized, in love, bats, crazy, nutty as a fruitcake, hazardous, sappy, nutlike, sick in the head, daft, unbalanced, godforsaken, wild, doddery, raving mad, furious, soft, bananas, crackers, loco, half-baked, moonstruck, loving, senile, unhinged, tempestuous, buggy, nutty, cockamamie, screwy, distraught, taken with, disturbed, baseless, bonkers, lunatic, chapped, round the bend, zesty, maniacal, loony, raging, amiss, around the bend, screwball, fantastic, loopy, off, silly, balmy, kooky, daffy, sick, wrong, demented, cockamamy, disordered, cuckoo, alligatored, nuts.
foolish (part of speech: adjective)
- "Little Prudy's Sister Susy", Sophie May.
- "Love, The Fiddler", Lloyd Osbourne.
- "Hillsboro People", Dorothy Canfield.