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[fal-duh-ral] /ˈfæl dəˌræl/

mere nonsense; foolish talk or ideas.
a trifle; gimcrack; gew-gaw.
a showy but worthless trifle
foolish nonsense
a nonsensical refrain in old songs

also falderal, folderol, 1701, nonsense refrain in songs; meaning “gewgaw, trifle” is attested from 1820.


Wasted effort; also, mere nonsense: the falderal involved in PTA


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