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bilgenoun

uk   us   /bɪldʒ/
  • bilge noun (TALK)

[U] old-fashioned slang nonsense: Don't ​talk such bilge!
  • bilge noun (SHIP)

[C usually plural] the ​bottom inside ​part of a ​ship where ​dirtywatercollects: The bilges had been ​pumped and the ​ship was ​ready to set ​sailonce again.
(Definition of bilge from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bilge”
in Chinese (Simplified) 谈话, 无聊的话,废话, 胡说…
in Chinese (Traditional) 談話, 無聊的話,廢話, 胡說…
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