Follies vs Pollies - What's the difference?

follies | pollies |


As nouns the difference between follies and pollies

is that follies is while pollies is .

follies

English

Noun

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  • (uncountable) A lavishly-produced theatrical revue characterized by major stars, huge casts, and opulent costumes and scenery.
  • The most famous Broadway theatrical revues of all time were the Ziegfeld Follies.

    Usage notes

    * The theatrical sense is probably influenced by the French usage, as with the in Paris. * The word is not really used any more, but the big Las Vegas shows meet the definition for follies.

    pollies

    English

    Noun

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