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Definition of folly:

  1. Weakness or imbecility of mind; a foolish act; criminal weakness or depravity of mind; sin.
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This graph shows how "folly" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for folly:

  1. I have seen the folly of it. –  by
  2. And it is but folly to make you fast, because you never eat a meal's meat. –  by
  3. The Stanifords of Staniford's Folly –  by

Quotes for folly:

  1. The Steps to Folly as well as Sin are gradual, and almost imperceptible, and when we are once on the Decline, we go down without taking notice on't.
  2. The fool who persists in his folly will become wise.
  3. The principal axiom in their theory was: Everything can be proved, and everything can be disproved; and in the process, one must profit as much from the folly of others, and from his own superiority, as he can.
  4. But I can tell you what your folly and injustice will compel us to do. It will compel us to be free from your domination, and more self -reliant than we have been.
  5. It is the folly of too many to mistake the echo of a London coffee -house for the voice of the kingdom.

Rhymes for folly:

  1. ali, bali, brolly, cali, collie, colly, dali, dolly, holly, jolly, lolly, mali, mollie, molly, trolley, volley, polly, rawly, rolley, smalley, colley, olley, ollie, sollie, kahley, dolley, dollie, hollie, holley, molley, polley, gali, golly;
  2. bengali, bialy, kigali, somali, natale, vitaly, natali, vitali;
  3. mexicali;
  4. internationale;
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