: foolish talk or activity : nonsense
often used interjectionally

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Example Sentences

Don't believe a word she says—it's all bosh. a pseudoscientific examination of UFO claims that was utter bosh

Word History


Turkish boş empty

First Known Use

1829, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bosh was in 1829

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“Bosh.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bosh. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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