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balderdash

noun

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language, behavior, or ideas that are absurd and contrary to good sense
  • a combat veteran himself, he could not believe the balderdash he was hearing from whippersnappers with no war experience at all

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The first known use of balderdash was in 1674

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“Balderdash.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/balderdash. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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