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bullshit

exclamation, noun [U] uk   us   /ˈbʊl.ʃɪt/ offensive
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   us   /ˈbʊl.ʃɪt/ (-tt-) offensive
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 Vietnamese chuyện nhảm nhí…
in Spanish chorradas…
in Thai ไม่จริงหรือโง่เง่ามาก…
in Malaysian mengarut…
in French conneries…
in German Mist…
in Chinese (Traditional) 胡説,屁話…
in Indonesian omong kosong…
in Chinese (Simplified) 胡说,屁话…
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