a time of year, usually in midsummer or during a holiday period, characterized by exaggerated news stories, frivolous entertainments, outlandish publicity stunts, etc.:
The new movie reminds us that the silly season is here.
(Brit) a period, usually during the hot summer months, when journalists fill space reporting on frivolous events and activities
noun, Canadian Slang. 1. a left-handed person.
- Silly walk
[Monty Python’s Flying Circus] 1. A ridiculous procedure required to accomplish a task. Like grovel, but more random and humorous. “I had to silly-walk through half the /usr directories to find the maps file.” 2. Synonym fandango on core. [Jargon File]
noun, Slang. 1. marijuana.
noun, plural silos. 1. a structure, typically cylindrical, in which fodder or forage is kept. 2. a pit or underground space for storing grain, green feeds, etc. 3. Military. an underground installation constructed of concrete and steel, designed to house a ballistic missile and the equipment for firing it. verb (used with object), siloed, siloing. […]