Definition of Folies

1. folie [n] - See also: folie



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Folies

folic acid
folic acid antagonist
folic acid antagonists
folic acid conjugate
folic acid deaminase
folic acid deficiency
folic acid deficiency anaemia
folic acid oxidase
folie
folie a deux
folie du doute
folie du pourquoi
folie gemellaire
folie à deux
folier
folies (current term)
foliferous
foliiferous
folily
folinate
folinic acid
folio
folio post
folioed
folioing
foliolate
foliole
folioles
foliomort
foliophage

Literary usage of Folies

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1. The Life and Death of Lord Edward Fitzgerald by Thomas Moore (1831)
"... and taken great care of me :—les plus courtes folies sont les meilleures. I have been adopted by one of the Nations, and am now a thorough Indian. ..."

2. The Monthly Magazine by Richard Phillips, Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress) (1807)
"... called the Dutch and French folies : one of them situated on a little island in the middle of ¡Lern <r. From hence to the European factories, ..."

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