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horseshit

[hawrs-shit, hawrsh-] /ˈhɔrsˌʃɪt, ˈhɔrʃ-/
noun
1.
nonsense, lies, or exaggeration.
2.
tedious, annoying, or unreasonable chores, demands, regulations, or the like.
interjection
3.
(used to express disbelief, incredulity, etc.)
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British Dictionary definitions for horseshit

horseshit

/ˈhɔːsˌʃɪt/
noun
1.
(slang) rubbish; nonsense
Usage note
This word was formerly considered to be taboo, and it was labelled as such in previous editions of Collins English Dictionary. However, it has now become acceptable in speech, although some older or more conservative people may object to its use
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Slang definitions & phrases for horseshit

horseshit

interjection

An exclamation of disbelief, disapproval, and contempt: Horseshit! I'll never believe that

modifier

(also horsebleep): Superstar! What a horseshit idiot!/ and the overall horsebleep pitching

noun
  1. Nonsense; pretentious talk; bold and deceitful absurdities; baloney, bullshit: You give me all that horseshit about the conditions here
  2. Something of very poor quality; dreck, garbage: I'm not a cheerleader; if we're horseshit, I'll say so
  3. Trivialities; nonessentials; chicken-shit: Don't bother me with that niminy-piminy horseshit
verb

: He was horseshitting about what a great sailor he is (1940s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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