from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Meaningless or deceptive language; humbug.
- n. Any of several soft, sweet, bland foods, such as custard.
- n. A sweet gelatinous pudding made by straining boiled oatmeal or flour.
- n. A soft dessert of stewed, thickened fruit, often mixed with a grain such as rice.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A custard; any of several bland, gelatinous foodstuffs, usually made from stewed fruit and thickened with oatmeal, cornstarch or flour
- n. empty or meaningless talk
- n. deceptive or blustering speech; bullshit
- interj. an expression of contemptuous disbelief
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A light kind of food, formerly made of flour or meal; a sort of pap.
- n. Something insipid, or not worth having; empty compliment; trash; unsubstantial talk of writing.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A sort of jelly made of flour or meal; pap.
- n. In modern cookery, a name given to various light preparations of milk and flour with white of eggs, sweetened and flavored, and served with cream as a dessert.
- n. A refuse product of wheaten starch manufactures.
- n. Mere nonsense; mere flattery; empty compliment.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a bland custard or pudding especially of oatmeal
- n. meaningless ceremonies and flattery
Welsh llymru, soft jelly from sour oatmeal.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Welsh llymru, a jelly derived from oatmeal (Wiktionary)