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poppycock

Syllabification: pop·py·cock
Pronunciation: /ˈpäpēˌkäk
 
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Definition of poppycock in English:

noun

informal
Nonsense.
Example sentences
  • ‘It was all absolute nonsense, complete poppycock,’ said Lennon.
  • And all this talk of it being a man's world is pure balderdash, poppycock and gibberish.
  • It should have been called nonsense and poppycock, but it was tempting to believe it as prices just kept rocketing.
Synonyms

Origin

mid 19th century: from Dutch dialect pappekak, from pap 'soft' + kak 'dung'.

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