|1.||fal de ral|
Derogatory term for the nonsensical business and waste of Christmas. From Blue Christmas (To Whom It May Concern) by Miles Davis, 1962.
Excerpt from Blue Christmas (To whom it may concern), Miles Davis, 1962:
All the paper tinsel and the fal de ral
People trading gifts that matter not at all.
What I call
Fal de ral.
Bitter gall...Fal de ral.