bunkum definition

  • noun:
    • Empty or insincere talk; claptrap.
    • mindless talk; nonsense; a bit of nonsense (countable)
    • any bombastic governmental posturing or an oratorical display maybe not associated with belief; speechmaking made for program or general public applause.
    • See buncombe.
    • See buncombe.
    • unsatisfactory behavior (especially ludicrously untrue statements)
    • Empty or insincere talk; claptrap.
    • senseless talk; nonsense; an item of nonsense (countable)
    • any bombastic political posturing or an oratorical show perhaps not followed closely by belief; speechmaking created for program or public applause.
    • identify buncombe.
    • See buncombe.
    • unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously untrue statements)

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