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Synonyms for bunkum

Synonyms for bunkum

unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements)

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Mantais Hostel Bunkum oedd y ffaith fod yr Oriel Gelf Hunterian dafliad potel ddwr poeth i ffwrdd, ac roedd bychander hon yn rhan o''i hapel.
So, when it comes to the family transport, badge-driven buying is probably just so much bunkum.
YOU MAY CONSIDER THE ANCIENT art of medical acupuncture to be bunkum, but now at least it's standardized bunkum.
But the old wives' tale that it is too cold to snow is complete bunkum.
In a column that will appear in Sunday's Times, Rich writes, ``We need honest information to help us navigate, not bunkum skewed to flatter one segment of the country, whatever that segment might be.
Although to some people this may seem like bunkum I personally do believe that you can get a very good idea of a person's character in this way and the thought of sitting down with a book filled with such quizzes was rather a pleasant one.
According to a Los Angeles Times report on Friday the State Department believes the White House's democratic-domino theory is bunkum and doubts that installing a new regime in Iraq will foster democracy in the Middle East.
The bizarre act went ahead at the Spiegeltent at Edinburgh's Waverley Market, after giant Irish funnyman Martin Bigpig told Shane: "Hypnosis is bunkum.
This is a process whereby an accounting firm would determine to what extent the organization had fallen prey to an epidemic of hokum, bunkum, twaddle, tish-tosh, and horse-bleep.
My own experience of this condition is believing all stories/studies that show red wine is good for you while dismissing as bunkum anything that suggests otherwise.
The majority believed this yarn and several lectures were given to reassure the men that it was all bunkum.
Tracey told me I was talking bunkum and was quite happy to be called feisty, thank you very much.
The notion that an all-seeing, all-knowing Whitehall can somehow better respond to the needs and opportunities of our great cities than the people who live and work in them is bunkum.
Actually, scratch that, I've just Googled it and it's all bunkum - back to the Lemsip then
Although the well-worn cliche of a two-and-a-half-miler being an ideal type for the National is nothing short of bunkum, history has shown us that horses with a similar profile to that of Calgary Bay can win.