nonsense

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
gibberish and nonsense abracadabra
trivial nonsense balderdash , fiddle-faddle , piffle
stock phrases that have become nonsense through endless repetition buzzword , cant
nonsense cobblers
nonsense; foolish talk crock
nonsense [Sl] crock
genre (usually a cappella) of Black vocal-harmony music of the 1950s that evolved in New York City from gospel singing; characterized by close four-part harmonies; the name derived from some of the nonsense syllables sung by the backup doo-wop
British artist and writer of nonsense verse (1812-1888) Edward Lear , Lear
no-nonsense attitude in business or politics hardball
nonsense that is simply incoherent and unintelligible incoherence , incoherency , unintelligibility
incantation of nonsense mumbo jumbo
musical style of nonsense words with jazz scat singing
singing jazz; the singer substitutes nonsense syllables for the words of the song and tries to sound like a musical instrument scat , scat singing
(Yiddish) baloney; hot air; nonsense schmegegge , shmegegge
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