What does the phrase Don't be silly means?

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  • 1 month ago

    "Silly" means foolish, or not sensible, or childish.

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  • 1 month ago

    If something you say sounds really foolish or non applying deep thought, as person. May reply to you saying, "don't be silly". Silly, meaning childish or foolish.

  • 1 month ago

    silliness is doing things that have no sense, that are nonsense.  Don't be silly means don't be doing nonsense.

  • JuanB
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    It means you are being silly

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  • RP
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    It means be serious or stop being foolish (silly).

  • 2 months ago

    The phrase is used when someone makes a statement that the other person believes to be very, very wrong.  It suggests that the speaker doesn't know what they are talking about and should be ignored.

  • 2 months ago

    I bet you get told that a lot, don't you?:)

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