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We found 39 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word folly:
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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. folly: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. folly: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. folly: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. folly: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. folly: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. folly: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Folly, folly: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. folly: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. folly: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. folly: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. folly: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. folly: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Folly, folly: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. folly: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Folly, folly: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. folly: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Folly (allegory), Folly (band), Folly (disambiguation), Folly: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Folly: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. folly: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. folly: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. folly: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. folly: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. Folly: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  24. folly: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. folly: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. folly: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. folly: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. Folly: The Word Detective [home, info]
  29. folly: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  30. folly: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. folly: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. folly: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. folly: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. folly: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. folly: Botanical Terms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. folly: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Folly: Urban Conservation Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (folly)

noun:  foolish or senseless behavior
noun:  the trait of acting stupidly or rashly
noun:  the quality of being rash and foolish
noun:  a stupid mistake

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Words similar to folly:   betise, craziness, follies, foolery, foolishness, imbecility, indulgence, stupidity, tomfoolery, unwiseness, idiocy, jackassery, moria, more...

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