Origin of rigmarole
Examples from the Web for rigmarole
After all the rigmarole, they found what any pediatrician already knew: the MMR causes fever.Another Blow to Anti-Vaxxers’ Fortress of Pseudoscience|Kent Sepkowitz|July 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After all this rigmarole Charity Badge bade Mary take a seat at the table.The Torch and Other Tales|Eden Phillpotts
At all this rigmarole, which I could not then understand, I was a good deal put aback and waited for what should come next.Life's Handicap|Rudyard Kipling
But all this rigmarole is what people call testing a thing by "internal evidence."
If a player should fail in repeating the rigmarole, there is a fine to pay.The Traditional Games of England, Scotland, and Ireland (Vol I of II)|Alice Bertha Gomme
But what could he have to do with this old family custom of ours, and what does this rigmarole mean?'