: sheer nonsense : bosh

Examples of tosh in a Sentence

What a lot of tosh. people who believe such tosh have the analytical skills of a toddler
Recent Examples on the Web This is a rare misstep for Robert Krulwich: a piece about a theory that, while seductive, is a load of tosh. Ed Yong, Discover Magazine, 4 Aug. 2012 The fact that all those involved in discussing this question have heads full of tosh and piffle does not make for productive debates. Salman Rushdie, The New Yorker, 16 Nov. 2020

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Word History


origin unknown

First Known Use

1528, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of tosh was in 1528

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Cite this Entry

“Tosh.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tosh. Accessed 3 Oct. 2023.

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