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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A long and complicated and confusing procedure; A set of confused and meaningless statements.

Usage examples (39)
  • I don't want to go through the rigmarole of taking him to court.
  • All that academic rigmarole was a waste of time
  • Noun : to go through the rigmarole of a formal dinner
  • "The rigmarole is a lot, which is why I'm only going to Rebecca's show," said actress for more
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