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Daemon
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poppycock

(noun) Senseless talk.

Synonyms: hooey, stuff and nonsense

Usage: There's been talk of an outbreak, and two or three suspicious signs I'm willing to admit, but personally I think it's all poppycock.
Ashwin Vemuri
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poppycock

(noun) Senseless talk.

Synonyms: hooey, stuff and nonsense

Usage: There's been talk of an outbreak, and two or three suspicious signs I'm willing to admit, but personally I think it's all poppycock.
Adyl Mouhei
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Poppycock sentence examples


-Unfortunately, James Legge was not a devotee of the I Ching and considered divination poppycock.

-Is it sheer speculation, pure poppycock, or something insightful?

https://sentence.yourdictionary.com/poppycock



Wilmar (USA) 1M
Posted: Tuesday, October 27, 2020 9:40:30 AM

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(noun) Senseless talk.
Synonyms: hooey, stuff and nonsense
Usage: There's been talk of an outbreak, and two or three suspicious signs I'm willing to admit, but personally I think it's all poppycock.

Also the name of a popcorn snack.
Emel Rapchan
Posted: Tuesday, October 27, 2020 11:57:29 AM

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IF SHE'S SAYING IT, WHO AM I TO DISAGREE?


taurine
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His response was to describe the suggestion as “rubbish” and “poppycock”.

— O’Donnel v Fife Council [2000] ScotCS 321 (15 December 2000)
monamagda
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Ajike Omooba
Posted: Tuesday, October 27, 2020 6:40:14 PM

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Senseless talk.
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