Simple Definition of folderol
: foolish language, behavior, or ideas
Examples of folderol
I wish we could just discuss these questions without having to go through all the folderol of a formal meeting.
<wanted a dignified, simple wedding and not the folderol that the wedding planner was trying to foist on them>
Variants of folderol
Origin of folderol
fol-de-rol, a nonsense refrain in songs
First Known Use: circa 1820
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