American Idioms – Idiom Wizard Lists Over 5,500 Idioms & Slang Descriptions

Ship of fools

DEFINITION

Group of foolish people. Poor management. Typically the phrase is used as a derogatory depiction of how badly a government, public institution or business is being run.

“Our government is run by a ship of fools.”

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Idiom Wizard logo

This website uses cookies. If you continue browsing you accept our use of cookies and agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. We do NOT share your information with anyone else. A Subscriber will continue to receive our messages untilĀ  you opt out.