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shoot the crap

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shoot the bull

verb phrase
  1. To lie and exaggerate; talk grandly but emptily; bullshit: And they weren't just shooting the crap
  2. To chat amiably; shoot the breeze: stand on a corner, shoot the bull/ The basketball guys shoot the shit during timeouts (1928+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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