Foolery

Fool"er*y

(?), n.;
pl. Fooleries ().
1. The practice of folly; the behavior of a fool; absurdity.
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Folly in fools bears not so strong a note,
As foolery in the wise, when wit doth dote.
Shak.
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2. An act of folly or weakness; a foolish practice; something absurd or nonsensical.
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That Pythagoras, Plato, or Orpheus, believed in any of these fooleries, it can not be suspected.
Sir W. Raleigh.
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