Meaning of “hogwash” in the English Dictionary

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"hogwash" in British English

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hogwashnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈhɒɡ.wɒʃ/ us /ˈhɑːɡ.wɑːʃ/ informal

nonsense, or words that are intended to deceive:

His answer was pure hogwash.

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

"hogwash" in American English

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hogwashnoun [ U ]

us /ˈhɑɡ·wɑʃ, ˈhɔɡ·wɔʃ/

nonsense, or words intended to deceive:

His answer was pure hogwash.

(Definition of “hogwash” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)