bo·​gos·​ity ˌbō-ˈgä-sə-tē How to pronounce bogosity (audio)
informal : the quality of being bogus : phoniness, bogusness
I am suddenly struck by the sheer inanity of this situation—the utter bogosity of it all hits me with the force of a contraction. No! This is wrong! I cannot be complicit in a lie.Erika Schickel, You're Not the Boss of Me, 2007

Word History

First Known Use

1967, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of bogosity was in 1967

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“Bogosity.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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