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silli·ness

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  1. absurdity, fatuity, fatuousness, sillinessnoun

    a ludicrous folly

    "the crowd laughed at the absurdity of the clown's behavior"

    Synonyms:
    ridiculousness, absurdity, fatuity, absurdness, fatuousness, giddiness

  2. giddiness, sillinessnoun

    an impulsive scatterbrained manner

    Synonyms:
    fatuousness, giddiness, lightheadedness, fatuity, dizziness, vertigo, absurdity

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  1. sillinessnoun

    Synonyms:
    folly, foolishness, puerility, stupidity, inanity, inaneness, absurdity, senselessness, ineptitude

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#899error
#12351nonsense
#20444stupidity
#20527vertigo
#21562dizziness
#21891folly
#37614absurdity
#45111silliness
#47276foolishness
#48388idiocy
#78377lightheadedness
#91338miscalculation
#92835indiscretion
#149795ridiculousness
#152364giddiness
#173706imbecility
#182661imprudence
#223530misjudgment
#245809senselessness

How to use silliness in a sentence?

  1. President Barack Obama:

    We do not have time for this kind of silliness, we've got better stuff to do. I've got better stuff to do.

  2. Michael Cohen:

    I'm responsible for your silliness because I did the same thing that you're doing now for 10 years, i protected Mr. Trump for 10 years...

  3. Doug Kass:

    That a company of such a small size can get a valuation is symptomatic of the silliness ... that develops in a period of zero interest rates.

  4. Marco Rubio:

    We have an incredible decision to make, not just about the direction of America but the identity of our party and the conservative movement. The time for games is over, i know you had a lot of choices to make, but now it's time to narrow it down and I'm asking you to get behind me ... so we can bring an end to this silliness, this looniness.

  5. Paul Rudd:

    It's just the right amount of absurd and silliness, it was just such a cool thing to go back and re-enter that whole world... It's a great thing to revisit.


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