Noun(1) a set of confused and meaningless statements(2) a long and complicated and confusing procedure
(1) I went through this rigmarole for the next hour or so.(2) They are for people who know what they want and who don't want to go through the rigmarole of talking to a sales assistant.(3) I couldn't focus on an abstract location, so I focused on the last place I remember clearest before this whole rigmarole started.(4) But then came the page banners and pop-up ads and the whole rigmarole started all over again.(5) she went into a long rigmarole about the different jobs she'd had(6) The pomposity and rigmarole they put directors through is astounding.(7) We ought to learn business like everybody else, go through the same rigmarole .(8) So you quickly tire of having to go through the rigmarole .(9) He didn't know why he bothered with this rigmarole .(10) he went through the rigmarole of securing the front door(11) The book is packed with stimulating philosophical (and depressingly prophetic) allusion within the author's own field, but ends up as a bit of a rigmarole .(12) If we'd gone much further it would have been dark before we finished all this rigmarole .(13) Howard had been through the rigmarole of selling a company many times.(14) They should just take less tax from us instead of making us go through months of rigmarole for nothing!(15) I'd been on boats where people went diving, and I'd watched the rigmarole of getting kitted up in diving gear.(16) It took quite a time of fiddling about before I found a comfortable position and then, in cases where driving is shared, the whole rigmarole has to be endured all over again when you get back behind the wheel.
1. fuss ::
2. tale ::
3. rigamarole ::
Different Formsrigmarole, rigmaroles
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