AskDefine | Define silliness

Dictionary Definition

silliness

Noun

1 a ludicrous folly; "the crowd laughed at the absurdity of the clown's behavior" [syn: absurdity, fatuity, fatuousness]
2 an impulsive scatterbrained manner [syn: giddiness]

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English

Etymology

Noun

  1. That which is perceived as silly or frivolous.

Translations

that which is perceived as silly or frivolous

Extensive Definition

Silly, in addition to its dictionary definitions, may refer to:
silliness in German: Silly
silliness in French: Silly
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