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Synonyms for foolproof

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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. foolproof, unfailingverb

    not liable to failure

    "a foolproof identification system"; "the unfailing sign of an amateur"; "an unfailing test"

    unflagging, unfailing


  2. goofproof, goof-proof, foolproofverb

    proof against human misuse or error

    "foolproof this appliance"

    goofproof, goof-proof


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  1. List of paraphrases for "foolproof":

    infallible, fool-proof, omniscient, sure-fire, faultless

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  1. Bristol Palin:

    Regardless of what I did personally, I just think that abstinence is the only... 100 percent foolproof way to prevent pregnancy.

  2. Chuck Grassley:

    Unless and until the United States can figure out a foolproof screening process to prevent terrorists from masquerading as refugees to infiltrate our neighborhoods and communities, President Obama needs to listen to the concerns voiced by more than half the nation's governors, lawmakers on both sides of the aisle on both sides of Capitol Hill, and the American people from across the entire country.

  3. Philip Tierno:

    It is somewhat helpful, since you’re cutting down on some of the salivary secretions, but there’s nothing foolproof here.

  4. Claude Arnold:

    Our intelligence from Iraq is much greater than in Syria because we had a military presence there for so long, we had biometrics, fingerprints, and documentary evidence to identify bad actors. But cases like these show this vetting process is not foolproof.

  5. Lauren Stover:

    It's not 100 percent foolproof, and we know that people are going to exploit the vulnerabilities that they can find, we're not just looking for terrorist activity. We have a range of threats.

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