Synonyms and Antonyms of rigmarole
language marked by abstractions, jargon, euphemisms, and circumlocutions the security guard gave me some kind of rigmarole about passes and authorizations Synonyms bafflegab, double-talk, gobbledygook (also gobbledegook), gibberish (also rigamarole), song and danceRelated Words bureaucratese, computerese, educationese, governmentese, legalese, Pentagonese, psychobabble, technobabble; bombast, fustian, gas, grandiloquence, hot air, hype, oratory, rhetoric, wind
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