Examples of poppycock in a Sentence
That's a lot of poppycock!
starting with the cherry tree, much of what was written by Washington's early biographers was pure poppycock
Recent Examples of poppycock from the Web
For a website that proclaims it is providing the truth and nothing but the facts, this line about the tax cuts and economic growth is poppycock.
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balderdash, baloney (also boloney), beans, bilge, blarney, blather, bosh, bull [slang], bunk, bunkum (or buncombe), claptrap, drivel, folderol (also falderal), folly, foolishness, fudge, hogwash, hokeypokey, hokum, hooey, humbug, humbuggery, jazz, malarkey (also malarky), moonshine, nonsense, piffle, rot, rubbish, senselessness, silliness, stupidity, tommyrot, trash, trumpery, twaddle;
POPPYCOCK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of poppycock for English Language Learners
: foolish words or ideas
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