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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Variant of bunkum.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative spelling of bunkum.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Speech-making for the gratification of constituents, or to gain public applause; flattering talk for a selfish purpose; anything said for mere show.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Empty talk; pointless speechmaking; balderdash.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements)

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