bollocks

plural noun
bol·locks | \ˈbä-ləks \

Definition of bollocks 

1 chiefly British, usually vulgar : testicles

2 chiefly British, usually vulgar : nonsense

First Known Use of bollocks

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for bollocks

alteration of ballocks, plural of ballock testis, from Middle English, from Old English bealluc — more at ball

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bollocks

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English Language Learners Definition of bollocks

: foolish or untrue words or ideas

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