hogwash


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Synonyms for hogwash

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unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements)

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At Mariental, on 21 March, we heard many more of the old promises, hogwash and even plain bull.
Hogwash. I grew up in those good old days on the plains of Nebraska.
And for the kids there's plenty of free fun as Captain Hogwash and Puffin the Pirate pitch up at the course.
You've seen it on the news: All this hogwash from the administration about how guns sold in American shops are destabilizing the government of Mexico.
A legal dispute over Hogwash Cleaning Solution's logo nearly derailed the launch of Scott Rackley's new business.
I say hogwash! No way does their message supplant or make obsolete said statement.
He argues with me that cases linked with cancer are nothing but hogwash and often blabbers that brouhaha about passive smoking is a load of nonsense.
My time in law enforcement, the military, intelligence operations and private security makes me a fairly knowledgeable reader, and much of what the old-timers are writing is absolute hogwash.
Hogwash! Any food or drink you ingest soon warms to body temperature.
Most people might think this is a minor point, but it does burn me up to see such hogwash put out there in a movie review by someone who obviously knows little about film history.
After all, even some racing professionals, who really should know better, aren't above wallowing in sentimental hogwash now and again, like the trainers who frequently declare, after their charges have finally won that elusive big race: "I'm so happy for the horse!"
Neither does glossing over nuclear power issues by calling them hogwash and claptrap.
The societies "play footsie" with third-party payers and then tell members post facto that the society obtained a "good deal" and will reward those of us who "play ball." What hogwash!
Hogwash! All he's doing is emphasizing technical toys in place of good sportsmanship.
Hogwash. As long as you keep your form and let your muscles do the work, going at a snail's pace doesn't help a bit.