humbug


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Synonyms for humbug

Synonyms for humbug

Synonyms for humbug

communication (written or spoken) intended to deceive

trick or deceive

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I suppose it is no surprise to many an astute observer that this is what the Brexiteers' must mean by the expression "taking back control." In a word, "humbug."
Now Humbug has been nominated for the Most Caring Cat Award for cats that make a positive impact on a person's health or wellbeing.
"I said 'Humbug, what are you doing there?' He made his little chirping noise and came over to me as if to say 'please save me.'" ."
This is the "NCIS Los Angeles" Season 6 recap of episode 11 "Humbug." Click (http://www.cbs.com/shows/ncis_los_angeles/photos/1003037/5-moments-from-humbug-ncisla-christmas-episode/) HERE to see photos of the "NCIS Los Angeles" Season 6, episode 11 "Humbug" from the CBS website.
(For those newer to the industry, Herb Hillman was a leader in the world of coatings who contributed what was often considered the most popular feature of the then Journal of Coatings Technology-- "Humbug from Hillman." Located for 25 years on the back page of the JCT, "Humbug" was often the first page turned to by the majority of readers, many of whom contributed jokes and anecdotes for the column.
Humbug Telecom Labs provider of carrier-class Telecom Threat Management including fraud prevention, detection and telecom analytics for any size business, announced today that it has partnered with VoIPmonitor.
Since then all the band's albums have hit the top spot - Favourite Worst Nightmare in 2007, Humbug in 2009 and Suck It And See this year.
The album, produced by James Ford, has an upbeat feel with hum-along songs She's Thunderstorms, The Hellcat Spangled Shalalala and That's Where You're Wrong but the band still manages to build on the areas explored in Humbug.
For the first time since 1981, anglers in the Cape Falcon to Humbug Mountain management zone will be allowed to keep three salmon per day under regulations proposed last week by the Pacific Fisheries Management Council.
HUMBUG BY HARVEY KURTZMAN, JACK DAVIS, WILL ELDER, AL JAFFEE, AND ARNOLD ROTH SEATTLE: FANTAGRAPHICS.
Beyond Humbug: Transforming government engagement with Indigenous Australia
Ross Eckler pointed out that "Ten of the twelve letters in the name of Rush Limbaugh, well-known conservative talk-show host, can be rearranged to form the words HUMBUG and LIAR, leaving only SH.
Rather, their best hope is to keep trying to get their people onto school boards and then use their representatives to muddy the waters with humbug masquerading as "critical analysis." At its core, the evolution "debate" is a local one, and it's at that level that the daily battles happen.
If Bush had told Tony Blair at the G-8 meeting that Syria needed to get Hezbollah to stop this "humbug" or this "no-no" it would have lost impact.
For him, "love is a humbug," and he threatens to celebrate the love-filled holiday with an "anti-Valentine's Day" party.