an elaborate or complicated procedure:
to go through the rigmarole of a formal dinner.
confused, incoherent, foolish, or meaningless talk.
any long complicated procedure
a set of incoherent or pointless statements; garbled nonsense
noun 1. a lively dance, formerly popular, for one couple, characterized by a jumping step and usually in quick duple meter. 2. a piece of music for this dance or in its rhythm. noun 1. an old Provençal couple dance, light and graceful, in lively duple time 2. a piece of music for or in […]
noun, Southern U.S. 1. a small stream; rivulet.
noun 1. an opera (1851) with music by Giuseppe Verdi.
noun 1. strictness, severity, or harshness, as in dealing with people. 2. the full or extreme severity of laws, rules, etc. 3. severity of living conditions; hardship; austerity: the rigor of wartime existence. 4. a severe or harsh act, circumstance, etc. 5. scrupulous or inflexible accuracy or adherence: the logical rigor of mathematics. 6. severity […]