An unwise or indiscreet act.
Lack of discretion, or good judgment; imprudence
The quality or condition of being stupid.
The quality or state of being asinine; stupidity
A fatuous remark, act, etc.
Foolish behavior or a foolish action
Behavior like that of an idiot; great foolishness or stupidity
Something inane; senseless or silly act, remark, etc.
The definition of indulgence is the act of giving way to one's desires, something granted as a privilege or something that is enjoyed out of gratification.
The definition of levity is silly or light speech or behavior, usually at an inappropriate time.
An untrue statement.
Arbitrary thought or impulse:
The quality of being wise; power of judging rightly and following the soundest course of action, based on knowledge, experience, understanding, etc.; good judgment; sagacity
A debt or other obligation resulting from a court order
Something, such as an act or suggestion, that is considered stupid or foolish.
Incapacity to form the criminal intent necessary for legal responsibility, as when a mental disorder prevents a person from knowing the difference between right and wrong.
A stupid or foolish act or remark.
Find another word for folly. In this page you can discover 42 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for folly, like: absurdity, foolishness, imprudence, silliness, indiscretion, stupidity, asininity, craziness, desipience, fatuity and foolery.