Folly and Witlessness


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Folly noun – A foolish act or idea.
Usage example: the American purchase of Alaska was originally considered a grand folly

Witlessness and folly are semantically related in nonsense topic. In some cases you can use "Witlessness" instead a noun "Folly".
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Witlessness noun – Lack of good sense or judgment.
Usage example: his astounding feats of witlessness are the stuff of family legend

Folly and witlessness are semantically related in foolishness topic. You can use "Folly" instead a noun "Witlessness", if it concerns topics such as insanity, idiocy.
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