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  1. falderal.
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Examples from the Web for folderol

Contemporary Examples of folderol

Historical Examples of folderol

  • Now, I say, what seems to you the handsomest gown in all this folderol, hey?

    Hildegarde's Harvest

    Laura E. Richards

  • Mingled with all the folderol, of course, there is stuff of nobler quality.

    A Book of Prefaces

    H. L. Mencken

  • Folderol: Talk or conversation of any kind between a man and a woman that does not contain an invitation or a promise.

  • And if you have had any idee of High Schools and that folderol, you may just get it out of your head at once.

    Helen Grant's Schooldays

    Amanda M. Douglas

  • "But the spectres of rheumatism and sore-throat stand between me and all that folderol now," Mr. Yorke says, with a half-sigh.

British Dictionary definitions for folderol


  1. a variant of falderal
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