Definition of malarkey
: insincere or foolish talk : bunkum
Examples of malarkey in a sentence
He thinks everything politicians say is just a bunch of malarkey.
<the old lady declared that everything politicians say is pure malarkey>
Variants of malarkey
Origin and Etymology of malarkey
First Known Use: 1929
MALARKEY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of malarkey for English Language Learners
: foolish words or ideas
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