from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Slang Foolish talk; nonsense: "Behind the tourist flap-doodle, authentic [Key West] cooking is produced by the descendants of Bahamian English and Cubans, who migrated to this coral reef over a century ago” ( Betty Fussell).
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- n. nonsense
- n. Speakers and writers of nonsense.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The stuff on which fools are feigned to be nourished; food for fools.
- n. Transparent pretense or nonsense, as gross flattery, nonsensical talk, or foolish boasting.
Origin unknown.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)