bosh

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noun \ˈbäsh\

Definition of bosh

  1. :  foolish talk or activity :  nonsense —often used interjectionally

Examples of bosh in a sentence

  1. Don't believe a word she says—it's all bosh.

  2. a pseudoscientific examination of UFO claims that was utter bosh

Origin and Etymology of bosh

Turkishboş empty


First Known Use: 1829


BOSH Defined for English Language Learners

bosh

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noun \ˈbäsh\

Definition of bosh for English Language Learners

  • : foolish words or ideas



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