Definition of featherbrained:
Synonyms for featherbrained:
sappy, giddy, pathetic, light-minded, empty-headed, cockamamy, whacky, puerile, wacky, zany, gaga, light-headed, birdbrained, ridiculous, vertiginous, slaphappy, flighty, punch-drunk, harebrained, ability, frivolous, scatterbrained, light, goofy, futile, lightheaded, dizzy, faint, lighthearted, swooning, cockamamie, silly, woozy, airheaded, yeasty, frothy, ditzy.
I'm sure that no grown person can see the ridiculous young things- inexperienced, ignorant, featherbrained- that nature intrusts with children, their immortal little souls and their extremely perishable little bodies, without rebelling at the whole system.- "April Hopes", William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009.
Now we were sacrificial lambs on the altar of a featherbrained idea that the inhabitants of worlds that had always been separate from the beginning should become friends, learn to swap and to benefit from the diverse phases of each other's cultures.- "Stamped Caution", Raymond Zinke Gallun.
- "Lighter Than You Think", Nelson Bond.