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follyⓘMost examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
- it would be a folly to [think, do, try]
- was his greatest folly
- (narrowly) avoided a folly
- that would be sheer folly!
- committed an act of sheer folly
- carried away by the follies of youth
- the [actor's, celebrity's, royal's] follies
- a folly of a [building, palace, mansion]
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