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 for tomfoolery
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Tomfoolery \Tom`fool"er*y\, n.
     Trifling or silly behavior done mostly for amusement;
     foolishness; fooling around.
     Syn: tomfoolishness.
          [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: foolish or senseless behavior [syn: folly, foolery,
           tomfoolery, craziness, lunacy, indulgence]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  26 Moby Thesaurus words for "tomfoolery":
     antic, balderdash, baloney, banter, blatherskite, buffoonery,
     caper, claptrap, clownishness, foolery, fooling, frolic,
     harlequinade, hogwash, horseplay, lark, malarkey, monkeyshine,
     monkeyshines, poppycock, rubbish, shenanigan, shenanigans, shines,
     trick, twaddle

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