Synonyms and Antonyms of foppery

  1. a foolish act or idea regards the platform shoe as one of the unfortunate fopperies of the 1970s that should remain buried in fashion's scrap heap Synonyms absurdity, asininity, bêtise, fatuity, foolery, folly, idiocy, imbecility, inanity, insanity, lunacy, stupidityRelated Words absurdness, craziness, foolishness, inaneness, madness, senselessness, witlessness; buffoonery, monkeyshine(s), shenanigan(s), tomfoolery; drivel, humbug, nonsense, twaddle; blunder, bungle, flub, goof, howlerNear Antonyms discretion, forethought, prudence, sagacity, wisdom; brainstorm, inspiration

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