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claptrap

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈklæp.træp/ informal disapproving
silly talk that means nothing and should not be believed: Don't believe a word of what he says. It's just a load of claptrap.
Translations of “claptrap”
in Chinese (Traditional) 胡言亂語, 無聊的蠢話…
in Chinese (Simplified) 胡言乱语, 无聊的蠢话…
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