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flummery

/ˈfləməri/

Other forms: flummeries

Definitions of flummery
  1. noun
    a bland custard or pudding especially of oatmeal
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    type of:
    pudding
    any of various soft sweet desserts thickened usually with flour and baked or boiled or steamed
  2. noun
    meaningless ceremonies and flattery
    synonyms: mummery
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    type of:
    bunk, hokum, meaninglessness, nonsense, nonsensicality
    a message that seems to convey no meaning
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