What is another word for folly?

312 synonyms found


[ f_ˈɒ_l_ɪ], [ fˈɒlɪ], [ fˈɒlɪ]

Synonyms for Folly:

absurdity (noun) Other synonyms:

Related words for Folly:


Rhymes for Folly:

  1. colly, rawly, mollie, dali, jolly, dolly, trolley, collie, ali, volley, lolly, brolly, holly, molly, mali;
  2. somali, kigali, bialy;

Quotes for Folly:

  1. Although it has been said by men of more wit than wisdom, and perhaps more malice than either, that women are naturally incapable of acting prudently, or that they are necessarily determined to folly I must by no means grant it. Mary Astell.
  2. 'Tis folly to be wise. Thomas Gray.
  3. Men are happy to be laughed at for their humor, but not for their folly Jonathan Swift.

Idioms of Folly:

  1. Where ignorance is bliss, ' tis folly to be wise.;

Adjectives for Folly:

  • thine own,
  • fashionable,
  • sheer,
  • unpremeditated,
  • wiser,
  • deplorable,
  • professional,
  • french,
  • criminal,
  • human,
  • blind,
  • splendid.