nonsense, lies, or exaggeration.
to lie or exaggerate to.
to speak lies or nonsense.
(used especially to express disagreement.)
Idioms about bullshit
call bullshit, to call out or direct attention to lies, nonsense, or exaggeration: It’s time to call bullshit on the fantasy of colonizing Mars and get to work saving the planet we already have.: Also call BS .
- Also called BS, B.S., b.s., bs [bee-es] /ˈbiˈɛs/ .
- bull·shit·ter, noun
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How to use bullshit in a sentence
Right up until Thomas Bilgram, a quirky Dane, called bullshit on that and saved dozens of dying, barley-filled libations, eventually reincarnating them into Mashed Up Craft Gin.When Dead Beer Walks: A Dane in Vietnam Turns Strange Brew Into Craft Gin | Eugene Robinson | February 12, 2021 | Ozy
Meanwhile, people who typically make a lot of money on Wall Street, like billionaire hedge fund manager Leon Cooperman, say the Reddit-fueled short squeeze is “bullshit.”The Capitol Attack, Impeachment and GameStop Make it Clear: 2021 Is Shaping Up to Be the Year of the Moderator | Alex Fitzpatrick | January 29, 2021 | Time
You crack down on all the super-engaging bullshit, and your profits go out the window.
Kylie wanders through most of the film the way I wandered through most of 2020 — glassy-eyed, openly horrified at everyone else’s bullshit, and desperate to go outside.One Good Thing: Housebound is the perfect horror comedy for the perpetually quarantined | Aja Romano | December 31, 2020 | Vox
My coworkers and friends knew it was bullshit, and that’s what matters most.Google illegally fired two activist employees, federal labor board alleges | Danielle Abril | December 3, 2020 | Fortune
British Dictionary definitions for bullshit
exaggerated or foolish talk; nonsense
deceitful or pretentious talk
(in the British Army) exaggerated zeal, esp for ceremonial drill, cleaning, polishing, etc: Usually shortened to: bull
(intr) to talk in an exaggerated or foolish manner
to talk bullshit to
- bullshitter, noun
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