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rigmarole

noun [C usually sing]  us   /ˈrɪɡ·məˌroʊl/ (also rigamarole,  us   /ˈrɪɡ·ə·məˌroʊl/ )
a long, complicated, or silly process: You have to go through this whole rigmarole before you can register for a course.
Translations of “rigmarole”
in Chinese (Traditional) (毫無意義的)繁瑣費時的手續, 冗長的廢話…
in Chinese (Simplified) (毫无意义的)繁琐费时的手续, 冗长的废话…
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