Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “bullshit”

See all translations

bullshit

exclamation, noun [U] uk   /ˈbʊl.ʃɪt/ offensive us  
complete nonsense or something that is not true: Bullshit! He never said that! US He gave me some excuse but it was a bunch of bullshit. UK He gave me some excuse but it was a load of bullshit.

bullshit

verb [I or T] uk   /ˈbʊl.ʃɪt/ (-tt-) offensive us  
to try to persuade someone or make them admire you by saying things that are not true: You're bullshitting me! Quit bullshitting, will you!
bullshitter
noun [C] uk   /-ˌʃɪt.ər/ us    /-ˌʃɪt̬.ɚ/
Translations of “bullshit”
in Spanish chorradas…
in French conneries…
in German Mist…
in Chinese (Traditional) 胡説,屁話…
in Chinese (Simplified) 胡说,屁话…
(Definition of bullshit from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of bullshit?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

SMART Thesaurus: Dishonest people

“bullshit”: synonyms and related words:

You can also find related words, phrases, and synonyms in the topics:

Word of the Day

shampoo

a liquid used for washing hair, or for washing particular objects or materials

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

crossfit noun

March 23, 2015
high-intensity strength training Two women in strappy dresses discussed how much weight they could snatch

Read More