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Overview of noun folly

The noun folly has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) folly, foolishness, unwiseness

(the trait of acting stupidly or rashly)

2. (1) stupidity, betise, folly, foolishness, imbecility

(a stupid mistake)

3. folly, foolishness, craziness, madness

(the quality of being rash and foolish; "trying to drive through a blizzard is the height of folly"; "adjusting to an insane society is total foolishness")

4. folly, foolery, tomfoolery, craziness, lunacy, indulgence

(foolish or senseless behavior) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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