More example sentences
- Is it a spiritually enriching pursuit or load of old codswallop?
- We could have been giving him a load of old codswallop.
- That's actually a load of old codswallop - the Belgians brew the best beer in the world.
1960s: sometimes said to be named after Hiram Codd, who invented a bottle for carbonated beverages (1875); the derivation remains unconfirmed.
Definition of codswallop in:
- The British & World English dictionary