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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A ludicrous folly.

Usage examples (34)
  • No other field of fatuousness is venerated with its own self perpetuating industry.
  • He has a sweet spirit missing from other contemporary screen clowns; he finds the poetry in fatuousness, writes David Edelstein.
  • There is a grim sort of satisfaction to be had in recalling the fatuousness of some the claims that were being made until recently.
  • Dave asked with a fatuousness that still further irritated him. for more
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