Monday, April 11, 2011
Definitions for balderdash
- Senseless, stupid, or exaggerated talk or writing; nonsense.
- (Archaic:) A muddled mixture of liquors.
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Citations for balderdash
"That bit about cleanliness being next to godliness was a lot of balderdash as far as I was concerned."
How could I, who loved life so intensely, have let myself be entangled for so long in that balderdash of books and paper blackened with ink! In that day of separation, my friend had helped me to see clearly.
Origin of balderdash
Balderdash has a mysterious origin, but originally meant a muddled mixture of liquors.