fool (n.) Old form(s): Fooles
simpleton, born idiot, insane person
AW IV.iii.184[Parolles to First Soldier, of Dumaine] he was whipped for getting the shrieve's fool with child [i.e. the innocent (who was in the care of the sheriff) pregnant]
JC I.iii.65[Cassius to Casca] Why old men, fools, and children calculate
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