noun hog·wash \-ˌwsh, -ˌwäsh\

: foolish or meaningless talk

Full Definition of HOGWASH

:  swill 2a, slop

Examples of HOGWASH

  1. You wouldn't believe the hogwash he was spouting at us.
  2. <the librarian told us a lot of hogwash about how you can go to jail for having overdue books>

First Known Use of HOGWASH

15th century

Other Animal Husbandry Terms

apiary, bantam, calico, girth, mast, rut


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