codswallop

[kodz-wol-uhp]
noun British Slang.
nonsense; rubbish.

Origin:
1960–65; origin obscure

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codswallop (ˈkɒdzˌwɒləp)
 
n
slang (Brit) nonsense
 
[C20: of unknown origin]

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codswallop
said to be from 19c. (but first attested 1963), perhaps from wallop, British slang for "beer," and cod in one of its various senses, perhaps "testicles."
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Example sentences
It seems pretty certain that the chiropractic notion of subluxations causing problems or disease is a load of codswallop.
By the way as far as stifling innovation, what a load of codswallop.
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