mare's-nest definition

  • noun:
    • alternate spelling of mare's nest.
    • A supposed discovery which happens to be a hoax; anything grossly outrageous.
    • A confused large number of things.
    • a confused large number of things
  • others:
    • to find mare's nests; make absurd discoveries; imagine that you've got made a significant breakthrough which is really no breakthrough at all, or is a hoax.

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