flummery

noun flum·mery \ ˈfləm-rē , ˈflə-mə- \

Definition of flummery

plural flummeries
1 a :a soft jelly or porridge made with flour or meal
b :any of several sweet desserts

Origin and Etymology of flummery

Welsh llymru


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