Entry from US English dictionary
(Of a product, procedure, etc.) designed to be simple enough for anyone to use or implement: each comes with complete instructions and detailed illustrations that make the installation nearly goof-proof
More example sentences
- It's easy, goofproof and automatic - kind of, as the popular verbal shorthand goes, like TiVo for radio.
- Some of the user reviews on ZDNET are pretty scary reading for someone who's looking for a goofproof printer.
- A few of the preparations are repeats from his previous English books - but with the added benefit of goofproof step-by-step illustrations in classic Dorling Kindersley style.
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