hogwash

[hawg-wosh, -wawsh, hog-]
noun
1.
refuse given to hogs; swill.
2.
any worthless stuff.
3.
meaningless or insincere talk, writing, etc.; nonsense; bunk.

Origin:
1400–50; 1900–05 for def 2; late Middle English. See hog, wash

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hogwash (ˈhɒɡˌwɒʃ)
 
n
1.  informal nonsense
2.  pigswill

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hogwash
c.1440, from hog + wash; originally "slops fed to pigs;" extended to "cheap liquor" (1712) then to "inferior writing" (1773).
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Example sentences
The earlier notion that the excess of vitamins are flushed out of the body is
  hogwash.
But to simply deny something, or to parrot a denial, because the conclusions do
  not fit an ideology that's pure hogwash.
Thats total hogwash and there is no evidence to support that claim.
All of the talk about attracting good people is hogwash.
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