Meaning of “arrant” in the English Dictionary

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"arrant" in British English

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uk /ˈær.ənt/ us /ˈer.ənt/ old-fashioned
arrant nonsense

used to say how bad something is:

He dismissed the rumours as `arrant nonsense'.

(Definition of “arrant” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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