nouninformal, chiefly US
1 [mass noun] Nonsense: four hundred pages of mystical flapdoodle
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- Commentary has pretty much adopted him as their science guy, and he has published a steady stream of flapdoodle in their pages over the last decade.
- For years, nitwits have been churning out flapdoodle like Leadership Secrets of Attila the Hun and connect-the-dots management guides purporting to apply the wisdom of Machiavelli to the modern boardroom.
- It looks like typical, classic, psychic flapdoodle to me.
Mid 19th century: an arbitrary formation.
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