Reverse Dictionary: NONSENSE


NONSENSE – adjectives (also see NONSENSICAL)
– CATASTROPHONICAL † a nonsense word; ‘A signe of good shaving, my catastrophonicall fine boy.’ …1605
– FLANNELMOUTHED speaking too loudly or too much, often talking nonsense …US
– FULL OF BEANS full of nonsense …Bk1990 Amer. sl.
– FULL OF BULL full of nonsense …20C Amer. sl.
– FULL OF CRAP deceitful; full of nonsense and lies …20C US sl.
– FULL OF HOPS full of nonsense …Bk1990 Amer. sl.
– FULL OF HOT AIR full of nonsense …Bk1990 Amer. sl.
– FULL OF IT full of nonsense …20C Brit. & Amer. sl.
– FULL OF PRUNES full of nonsense …Bk1990 Amer. sl.
– FULL OF SHIT deceitful; full of nonsense and lies …20C US sl.
​- PROMOSSING talking rubbish, playing the fool, mooning about …Bk1892 Aust. sl.
nonsense – nouns
– ABDABS, THE empty chatter, nonsense …1940s sl.
– ABRACADABRA any word charm, verbal jingle, gibberish, nonsense, or extravagancy …1829 sl.
– ACKAMARACKA pretentious nonsense, bluff …1933 Amer. sl.
– ACKAMARACKER a fraudulent tale, a tall story, nonsense …1930s sl.
– ACKAMARACKUS a fraudulent tale, a tall story, nonsense …1930s sl. pretentious nonsense, bluff …1933 Amer. sl.
– ACKAMARAKA a fraudulent tale, a tall story, nonsense …1930s sl.
– ALFALFA nonsense, rubbish …1930s sl.
– ALL GAS AND GAITERS nonsense, rubbish, pomposity, bombast …1920s sl.
– ALLIGATOR BULL nonsense, rubbish …1940 Aust. sl.
– ALLSBAY utter nonsense …1943 Amer. sl., Pig Latin for ‘balls’
– ANDRAMARTIN a silly trick; nonsense …1894 Ireland
– ANGEL FOOD nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– ANIMAL nonsense …20C US sl.
– AP-CRAY nonsense …20C US Pig Latin for ‘crap’
– APPLE BUTTER nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– APPLE SAUCE nonsense; insincere flattery; lies …1921 US sl.
– APPLE STRUDEL nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– ARGLE-BARGLE a disputatious argument; a bandying of words, wrangling; nonsense …a1881
– ARKYMALARKEY nonsense …1930s US sl.
– ARSE nonsense, rubbish …1993 UK
– ASSWIPE * nonsense, rubbish …1947 sl., orig. US
– ASPARAGUS nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– nonsense, rubbish …1960s sl.
– BABBLES foolish nonsense …Bk1911 Sc.
– BAB-HOUSING child’s play, nonsense …1865 Eng. dial.
– BACKWASH insolent or nonsensical talk; backtalk …1906 Amer. sl.
– BACKY nonsense …Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– BAGGAGE  spoken or written trash, rubbish, nonsense …1538
– BAGGERMENT nonsense, worthless talk …1856 Eng. dial.
– BAGMENT foolish talk, nonsense …Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– BAG OF MOONSHINE nonsense; idle, untrue stories …Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– BAKED WIND boasting; empty talk; nonsense …Bk1892 Amer. jocular
– BAKER SIERRA nonsense …1986 US military sl. (radio code Baker ‘B’ + Sierra ‘S’ for ‘bullshit’)
– BALDERDASH a senseless jumble of words; nonsense, trash, spoken or written …1674
– BALDUCTUM † a farrago of words; trash, balderdash, nonsense …1593
– BALLOCKS rubbish, nonsense …Aust. sl.
– BALLOON JUICE empty or nonsensical talk …1900 Amer sl.
– BALLOON SOUP nonsense; empty talk …1928 Amer. sl.
– BALLYHOO overstated and unwarranted praise or promotion; nonsense …L19 sl.
– BALLY HOOEY overstated and unwarranted praise or promotion; nonsense …L19 sl.
– BALONEY nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BALONUS pretentious nonsense; humbug; foolishness …1929 Amer. sl.
– BALOOEY nonsense …1967 Amer. dial.
– BAM fudge, nonsense …Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– BANANA OIL nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BARGAIN OF FOOLERY. stuff and nonsense, or a stupid and empty thing …1892 Eng. dial.
– BARM nonsense, foolish talk …1876 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– BARNEY nonsense, foolery …1868 Eng. dial.
– BARNEYING nonsense, foolery …Bk1898 Eng. dial.
– BARNEY’S BULL nonsense, rubbish …1950s Aust. & NZ sl.
– BATCRAP lies, nonsense, rubbish …1940s US sl.
– BATSHIT a worthless or contemptible thing; rubbish, nonsense …1950 sl.
– BEANS nothing; nonsense …M19 US sl.
– BEBBLES nonsensical talk …Bk1898 Ireland
– BEEF nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BELLY WASH nonsense; ‘hog wash’ …1958 Amer. loggers’ usage
– BIBBLE nonsense …19C Eng. dial.
– BIBBLES nonsensical talk …19C Irish
– BILGE nonsense, rubbish …1921 sl.
– BIRDSEED nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BLADDERDASH nonsense …Bk1911 Sc. 
– BLADERDASH nonsense …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– BLAEFLUMMERY nonsense; vain imaginations …Bk1911 Sc.
– BLAFLUM nonsense, idle talk, a hoax …Bk1911 Sc.
– BLAH pretentious talk or writing; insincere or exaggerated talk intended to flatter or deceive; humbug or flattery; nonsense …1918 US sl.
– BLAIDRY nonsense, foolish talk …Bk1911 Sc.
– BLARNEY insincere or exaggerated talk intended to flatter or deceive; humbug or flattery; nonsense …1796
– BLATHERSKITE nonsense …Bk1911 Sc.
– BLETHER nonsense, foolish talk …Bk1911 Sc.
– BLIND-MARES nonsense, twaddle …1837 Eng. dial.
– BLISH-BLASH idle talk; frivolous discourse; nonsense; tittle-tattle …19C Eng. dial.
– BLITHER nonsense …1901
– BLOOEY nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BLUE MOONSHINE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BLUEY nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BOBOONEY nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BOHUNKUS †* silly behaviour, nonsense …1918 orig. & chiefly US usage
– BOLIOCKS rubbish, nonsense …Aust. sl.
– BOLLIWOG nonsense …1950 Amer. dial.
– BOLLOCKS rubbish, nonsense …Aust. sl.
– BOLLY WASH nonsense; something said that is silly or untrue …11967 Amer. dial.
– BOLOGNA nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BOLONEY nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BOLSHEVIKI nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BOOSHWA insincere or exaggerated talk intended to flatter or deceive; humbug or flattery; nonsense …1906 Amer. sl.
– BOOSHWAH insincere or exaggerated talk intended to flatter or deceive; humbug or flattery; nonsense …1906 Amer. sl.
– BOOTY-CHEDDAR nonsense; bullshit …Bk2006 US sl.
– BORACK, BORAK gammon, chaff, banter, nonsense …1845 Aust.
– BOSH contemptible nonsense; foolish talk or opinions …1834 sl. or colloq.
– BOTTLEWASH nonsense, ‘hogwash’…1944 Amer. dial.
– BOVINE EXCREMENT nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BOWBOWISM nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BRAVO SIERRA nonsense; BS, bullshit …Bk2006 US sl.
– BRIBBLES nonsensical talk …Bk1898 Ireland
– BRIMBORION a thing without value or use; anything worthless; a trifling object kept as a charm or gewgaw, a trifle; trash, nonsense …1653
– B.S. insincere or exaggerated talk intended to flatter or deceive; humbug or flattery; nonsense …1900 sl., chiefly Amer.
– BUCKWHEATS nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BUGHOUSE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BUGHOUSE FABLES nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BULL insincere or exaggerated talk intended to flatter or deceive; humbug or flattery; nonsense …1902 sl., orig. US
– BULLCORN nonsense …1967 Amer. dial.
– BULLDUST bullshit, nonsense, lies …1920s Aust. euphemism
– BULL-LA-LA nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BULL-ONEY nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BULL-PUCKY nonsense, insincerity, flattery, lies …1970s US sl.
– BULLSHIT insincere or exaggerated talk intended to flatter or deceive; humbug or flattery; nonsense, lies, deception …1914 sl., orig. US
– BULL’S WOOL insincere or exaggerated talk intended to flatter or deceive; humbug or flattery; nonsense …1933 Aust. & NZ sl.
– BUM-FLUFF empty talk; nonsense …1945 Aust. sl.
– BUNCH OF ANT PASTE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BUNCH OF TRIPE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BUNCOMBE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BUNCOME nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BUNK humbug, nonsense …1918
– BUNKUM nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BUSHWA insincere or exaggerated talk intended to flatter or deceive; humbug or flattery; nonsense …1906 Amer. sl.
– BUSHWAH insincere or exaggerated talk intended to flatter or deceive; humbug or flattery; nonsense …1906 Amer. sl.
– BUSHWASH nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BUSHWHA insincere or exaggerated talk intended to flatter or deceive; humbug or flattery; nonsense …1906 Amer. sl.
– CACA nonsense, rubbish; foolishness …1970s US sl.
– CACK rubbish, nonsense …1997 UK sl.
– CAK rubbish, nonsense …1997 UK sl.
– CALLIFUDGE nonsense, humbug …1870 Eng. dial.
– CALLIFUGLE nonsense, humbug …1870 Eng. dial.
– CATTY-WATTY rubbish, nonsense …1870 Eng. dial.
– CHAFF nonsense, humbug, foolishness, ridicule; small, unimportant things or acts …1859 Amer. dial.
– CHATTER-CHITTER nonsensical talk …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– CHEESE a lie; nonsense; exaggeration …20C Amer. sl.
– CHIBIDIS nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– CHITTER-CHATTER nonsensical talk …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– CHOP-SUEY nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– CLAMJAMPLIVE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– CLAPTRAP nonsense; something introduced solely to get applause …19C colloq.
– CLAP-TRAPPERY nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– CLART nonsense; flattery or cheap talk …E19 Eng. dial.
– CLISH-CLASH nonsense; idle talk …L17 Sc.
– CLISH-MA-CLAVER idle or foolish talk; gossip; nonsense; false or scandalous reports, rumour ..1728 Sc.
– COBBLERS’ (AWLS) ‘balls’, nonsense, rubbish …1955 rhyming sl.
– CODOLOGY the practice of disinformation; thus, nonsense …1910s sl., orig. Anglo-Irish
– CODS rubbish, nonsense …1960s sl.
– CODSWALLOP nonsense, rubbish, drivel …1960s sl.
– CONCENTRATED APPLESAUCE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– CORRAL DUST nonsense, lies, and exaggeration; ‘bullshit’ …Bk2006 US euphemism
– COW-CONFETTI nonsense …E20 Aust. euphemism for ‘bullshit’
– COWSH ‘cowshit’; nonsense …20C Aust. sl.
– COWYARD CONFETTI ‘bullshit’; empty talk, nonsense …1930s Aust. sl.
– CRAP nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– CROCK nonsense …1962 US sl.
– CROCK OF SHIT a mass of lies; bragging; nonsense; ‘bullshit’ …1945 US sl.
– CRUD trivial, insincere, or untruthful talk or writing; nonsense; lies …1943
– DAVINA MCCALLS nonsense …2004 UK rhyming sl. for ‘balls’
– DÉJÀ MOO nonsense …Bk2006 US sl.
– DIARRHOEA OF THE JAWBONE a constant stream of nonsense; constant talking; offensive talkativeness …1944 US sl.
– DIARRHOEA OF THE MOUTH a constant stream of nonsense; constant talking; offensive talkativeness …1948 US sl.
– DIDDLE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– DIDDLEDUM nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– DIDDLEDYDUM nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– DIDDLYDUM nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– DOODLE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– DOOKEY rubbish, nonsense …1960s sl.
– DOOKIE rubbish, nonsense …1960s sl.
– DOOKY rubbish, nonsense …1960s sl.
– DROOL nonsense, rubbish …20C sl.
– DUCK SOUP nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– DURHAM nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– EFFUTIATION twaddle, balderdash, nonsense, humbug …1823
– EYEWASH nonsense; deception …1930 UK sl.
– F.A. nothing, anything meaningless, nonsense, rubbish …1910s euphemism for ‘fuck-all’
– FADDLE nonsense, trifling …1850 colloq. & Eng. dial.
– FADOODLE †* something foolish or ridiculous; nonsense; a mere nothing; a useless trifle …a1670
– FAFFMENT nonsense, balderdash …19C Eng. dial.
– FAHDOODLE nonsense, rubbish, twaddle …1955 Amer. dial.
– FAIRYDIDDLE nonsense …1936 Amer. dial.
– FALDERAL an idle fancy; conceit, nonsense; a trifling excuse; a falsehood …1865 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– FALLAL nonsense, frivolous talk or behaviour; conceit, humbug …1791 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– FANDANGLE fantastic ornament; nonsense, tomfoolery …1880 colloq.
– FANDANGO fantastic ornament; nonsense, tomfoolery …1856
– FANNY ADAMS nothing, anything meaningless, nonsense, rubbish …1910s euphemism for ‘fuck-all’
– FARADIDDLE nonsense, foolishness …1944 Amer. dial.
– FARMYARD CONFETTI ‘bullshit’; empty talk, nonsense …1930s Aust. sl.
– FASH nonsense …1879 Eng. dial.
– FAT TALK meaningless, nonsensical talk …1970 Amer. dial., chiefly Black usage
– FEATHERS nonsense, rubbish …1920s sl, orig. US
– FERTILIZER nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– FIBLE-FABLE † nonsense …1581 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– FICK-FACKS nonsense; silly jargon; foolish, trifling sayings …1847 Sc.
– FIDDLE-FADDLE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– FLABBERDEGAZ nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– FLAM nonsense; humbug; flattery; a lie …1598
– FLAMDOODLE nonsense; vain boasting; empty talk …1833 Amer. sl.
– FLAM-SAUCE transparent nonsense …1833 sl.
– FLANNEL insincere or exaggerated talk intended to flatter or deceive; indirect or evasive talk; deceiving flattery, humbug, rubbish, nonsense…1927 Brit. sl.
– FLAPDOODLE transparent nonsense; foolish talk …1833 sl.
– FLAP-SAUCE transparent nonsense …1833 sl.
– FLEMINGTON CONFETTI ‘bullshit’; empty talk, nonsense …1930s Aust. sl.
– FLIMFLAM nonsense; deception …Bk2006 US sl.
– FLIM-FLAM-FLIRT a nonsensical speech, a gibe, deceptive nonsense …1573
– FLIPFLOP nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– FLOOEY nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– FLUBDUB bombastic or inept language; nonsense, balderdash …1888 Amer. dial.
– FLUBDUBBERY nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– FLUFF nonsense; irrelevant stuff …Bk2006 US sl.
– FLUMADIDDLE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– FLUMADIDDY nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– FLUMDIDDLE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– FLUMMADIDDLE silly or delusive nonsense; something trivial or ridiculous; balderdash …1848 Amer.
– FLUMMYDIDDLE foolishness, nonsense …1903 Amer. dial.
– FOLDEROL wasted effort; also, mere nonsense 
– FOODLE-DEE-DOO nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– FOOTLE twaddle, nonsense …1895
– FRABBAJABBA. nonsensical chatter …1950s US sl.
– FRIBBLE frivolity, nonsense …1881
– FROGSH nonsense ….20C Aust. military usage
– FUDGE nonsense …17C Brit. & US colloq.
– FUMADIDDLE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– FUN AND GAMES nonsense; a waste of time …Bk1990 Amer. sl.
– FUNNIMENT * nonsense; silliness; humour; the fact of being fun or funny ..1822 colloq.
– FUNNY BUSINESS nonsense; fooling around; later, action or behaviour that is deceptive, dishonest, or otherwise suspect …1882 colloq.
– FUSH nonsense …1890 Amer. dial.
– GAFF † humbug; stuff and nonsense …1877
– GALIC incomprehensible talk, nonsense, gibberish …Bk1900 Eng. dial.
– GALIMATIAS speech that is so rapid, confused, or disguised as to be unintelligible; a dark, perplexed discourse; meaningless talk; nonsense, gibberish …1653
– GALLIMATION nonsense …B1900
– GALSH nonsense, rubbishy talk …1909 Sc.
– GAMMET nonsense, slang …Bk1900 Eng. dial.
– GAMMON insincere or exaggerated talk, ridiculous nonsense suited to deceive simple persons; humbug or flattery, rubbish, lies …1781 UK sl.
– GAMMON AND JALAP nonsense, rubbish, humbug …E19 sl.
– GAMMON AND PICKLES nonsense, rubbish, humbug …E19 sl.
– GAMMON AND SPINACH nonsense, rubbish, humbug …E19 sl.
– GARBAGE nonsense …1592 UK
– GAS empty or boastful talk; showy pretense, bombast; humbug, nonsense …1847 sl.
– GEAR † discourse, doctrine, talk; also, in depreciatory sense, ‘stuff’, nonsense …1415 obs. exc. arch.
– GIFFLE-GAFFLE nonsense …B1900 Amer. dial.
– GIBBLE-GABBLE nonsense …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
– GOOEY nonsense …1966 Amer. dial.
– GOOK anything unpleasant; nonsense ,,,1980s US sl.
– GOULASH nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– GUFF empty or foolish talk; nonsense …1815 colloq.
– GUM nonsense; humbug …old Amer. dial.
– GUNGE rubbish, nonsense …2003 UK sl.
– GUP gossip; also, silly talk, blather, nonsense …c1806 Anglo-Indian
– GURRY nonsense, rubbish …1937 Amer. dial.
– GUSH nonsense; lies …1887 Amer. dial.
– GYPERY foolish or silly behaviour …1832 Sc.
– HABDABS empty chatter, nonsense …1940s sl.
– HAGGIS-BAG a windbag; a piece of empty nonsense …1844 Sc.
– HAIVER a piece of folly or nonsense; a whim, a piece of foolishness …1793 Sc.
– HAIVERS foolish talk, chatter, nonsense; rarely used in singular …1787 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
– HAMBURGER nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HASH 1. ribald talk, nonsense …1801 Scot
2. nonsense; gossip …1927 Amer. dial.
– HAVERING chatter, gossip, nonsense …c1800 Sc.
– HAVERS foolish talk, chatter, nonsense; rarely used in singular …1787 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
– HEAP O’ NOUGHT anything that is worthless, rubbish, or nonsense …1870 Eng. dial.
– HEIFER DUST nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HEN PISS nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HEN’S TEETH nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HOCKEY nonsense; lies …1930s US sl.
– HOCKIE nonsense; lies …1930s US sl.
– HOCKY nonsense; lies …1930s US sl.
– HOG-SLOSH nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HOGWASH nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HOKE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HOKEY-POKEY nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HOKUM nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HOOEY rubbish, nonsense …1910s sl.
– HOOEY-BALOOEY nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HOOP-DE-DOODLE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HOOPLA nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HOORAW nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HOOTMALALIE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HORNSWOGGLE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HORSE arrant nonsense; rubbish …1903 Amer. sl.
– HORSE APPLES arrant nonsense or lies; offensive rubbish …1929-30 US sl.
– HORSECHIPS n. arrant nonsense and lies; offensive rubbish …1968 US sl.
– HORSECOCK arrant nonsense …1925 US sl.
– HORSE COLLAR nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HORSECRAP arrant nonsense or lies; offensive rubbish …1934 US sl.
– HORSE DOOKIE arrant nonsense or lies; offensive rubbish …1973 US sl.
– HORSEFEATHERS nonsense, rubbish …1927 sl, orig. US
– HORSE HOCKEY arrant nonsense or lies; offensive rubbish …1964 US sl.
– HORSE HOOEY arrant nonsense or lies; offensive rubbish …1989 US sl.
– HORSE MANURE arrant nonsense or lies; offensive rubbish …1928 US sl.
– HORSE PUCKY arrant nonsense or lies; offensive rubbish …1975 US sl.
– HORSERADISH arrant nonsense or lies; offensive rubbish …1924 US sl.
– HORSESHIT arrant nonsense or lies; offensive rubbish …1923 US sl.
– HOT AIR nonsense …E20 colloq.
– HOT COCK utter nonsense …c1940 Aust. sl.
– HUFTY-MAGUFTY nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HURRAH nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– HYTER-SKYTER a great deal of arrant nonsense …B1900 Sc.
– IDIOTICALS foolish things; nonsense; cheap, trashy news …1826 Sc.
– ITEMING trifling, nonsense …Bk1902 Eng. dial.
– JABBERING nonsense; indistinct and rapid speech …1690 sl.
– JABBERMENT senseless talk; chatter; nonsense; gibberish …1644 colloq.
– JACK AN’ DANNY nonsense, time-wasting, prevarication …1990s rhyming sl. for ‘fanny’
– JACKASSERY nonsense …1833
– JACK SHIT nonsense …20C sl.
– JACKY DANNY nonsense, time-wasting, prevarication …1990s rhyming sl. for ‘fanny’
– JAZZ nonsense; nonsensical or meaningless talk …1917 Amer. sl.
– JIBBER-JABBER noisy, nonsensical talk; idle talk; chatter …B1900 Sc.
– JIG an antic; nonsense …1596 sl.
– JIGAMAREE nonsense or any triviality …Bk1896 Amer. sl.
– JIGGERY-POKERY humbug; nonsense …Bk1896 tailors’ sl.
– KACK rubbish, nonsense …1997 UK sl.
– KEECH nonsense, rubbish …1970s sl.
– KEEK nonsense, rubbish …1970s sl.
– KELTER rubbish; nonsense …1847 Eng. dial.
– KIBOSH nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– KIBOSHERY nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– KISS-ASS flattery; nonsense …M20 US sl.
– LALDRUM noisy, foolish talk; nonsense; an improbable tale, falsehoods …Bk1902 Eng. dial.
– LALLYGAG foolishness, nonsense; idle talk, chatter …1862 Amer. dial.
– LARKEY malarkey; nonsense …1970 Amer. sl.
– LEAPING OYSTERS nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– LELDRUM noisy, foolish talk; nonsense; an improbable tale, falsehoods …Bk1902 Eng. dial.
– LENTIL SOUP nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– LOAD OF CLAMS nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– LOAD OF OLD MADAM, A nonsense, rubbish …1920s sl.
– LOLLIPOP nonsense, poppycock …1950 Amer. dial.
– LOLLYGAG foolishness, nonsense; idle talk, chatter …1862 Amer. dial.
– LOT OF HURRAH, A nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– LOTTA APPLESAUCE, A nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– LOTTA BULL, A nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– LOTTA HOOEY, A nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– LOTTA HORSE, A nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– LUNCHMEAT nonsense …1980s US sl.
– MACARONI nonsense; folly …1924 Aust. sl.
– MAFFLE nonsense, trifling …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– MAFFLEMENT nonsense, trifling …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– MAGGOTS tricks; nonsense …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– MAG TALES † nonsense, trifling …c1410
– MAG’S TALES † nonsense, trifling …c1410
– MAHAHA nonsense …1929-30 Amer. sl.
– MAHONEY nonsense …1941 Amer. sl.
– MAHOOLA nonsense …1929-30 Amer. sl.
– MAHOULA nonsense …1929-30 Amer. sl.
– MAHULA nonsense …1929-30 Amer. sl.
– MALAKY insincere or exaggerated talk intended to flatter or deceive; humbug or flattery; nonsense …1929 sl., orig. US
– MALARKEY insincere or exaggerated talk intended to flatter or deceive; humbug or flattery; nonsense …1929 sl., orig. US
– MALARKY insincere or exaggerated talk intended to flatter or deceive; humbug or flattery; nonsense …1929 sl., orig. US
– MALLARKEY nonsense …1924 Amer. sl.
– MALOLLY nonsense, bunk …1966 Amer. dial.
– MALOLLYPOP nonsense, bunk …1966 Amer. dial.
– MALONEY nonsense …1979 Amer. sl.
– MANURE nonsense …1920s Can. & US sl.
– MAPMENT nonsense; foolish talk; a silly rigmarole …1877 Eng. dial.
– MATAEOLOGY a vain, useless, or unprofitable discourse; foolish words, nonsense …1656
– MATEOLOGIE vain or unprofitable discourse, nonsense …1656
– MAZERY nonsense, foolery; madness …1897 Eng. dial.
– MEADOW DRESSING nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– MESHUGAAS nonsense, obsession, tomfoolery …L19 Yiddish
– MESS trash, junk; hence, stuff, nonsense; abuse …1937 Amer. dial.
– MICKEY MOUSE nonsense; something trivial …Bk1990 Amer. sl.
– MIFF-MAFF nonsense; foolishness …1858 Eng. dial.
– MILARKEY nonsense …1924 Amer. sl.
– MISHEGAAS nonsense, obsession, tomfoolery …L19 Yiddish
– MISHEGOSS nonsense, obsession, tomfoolery …L19 Yiddish
– MOLASSES nonsense, baloney …1968 Amer. dial.
– MOLLY nonsense, bunk …1966 Amer. dial.
– MONKEY nonsense, baloney …1966 Amer. dial.
– MONKEY-DOODLE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– MONKEYSPUNK nonsense …2004 UK sl.
– MOONSHINE foolish talk or thought; nonsense; humbug …L16
– MOROLOGY † a silly speech, foolish talking; folly, nonsense …1596
– MOTHER HUBBARD nonsense, fanciful talk, lies …1980s sl.
– MULLARKEY insincere or exaggerated talk intended to flatter or deceive; humbug or flattery; nonsense …1929 sl., orig. US
– MULLOCK worthless information, nonsense …Aust. & NZ sl.
– MUSH sentimental nonsense; a silly demonstration of affection …M19 US
– MUSH AND MOLASSES nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– NANCY STORY humbug, nonsense …L19 sl.
– NANCY TALE humbug, nonsense …L19 sl.
– NANESENSE nonsense …1872 Sc.
– NERTS nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– NERTZ nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– NOISE nonsensical talk; hence, foolishness …1871 Amer. sl.
– NOODLE SOUP nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– NUTS nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– OARS (AND ROLLOCKS, AND ROWLOCKS) nonsense, rubbish …1998 uk rhyming sl. for ‘bollocks’
– OGOTASPUOTAS nonsense, rubbish …L19 sl.
– OIL nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– OIL OF TONGUE nonsense; flattery …19C Brit. sl.
– OLD ACKAMARACKUS, THE * something regarded as pretentious nonsense; something intended to deceive; humbug …1933 sl., orig. US
– OORACK rubbish, nonsense …1952 Sc.
– OXOMETER an imaginary device used to measure the accumulated depth of ‘bullshit’ …World War II Brit. sl.
– PACK-THREAD nonsense …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– PAG-MAG nonsense …1895 Eng. dial.
– PANTS nonsense, rubbish …L19 sl.
– PAP nonsense; worthless talk …20C US colloq.
– PARSLEY nonsense; a worthless and extraneous bit of nothing …20C colloq.
– PEDIGREED BULL nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PEDO trouble; nonsense …1974 US sl.
– PHONEY-BALONEY nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PHONUS-BALONUS nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PHOOEY nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PICKLE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PIFFLE foolish or empty talk; nonsense; drivel …L19 colloq.
– PIG-FEATHERS nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PIG HASH nonsense; gossip …1967 Amer. dial.
– PIGSHIT rubbish, nonsense …1965 US sl.
– PIGWASH nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PILE OF SHIT nonsense; lies; a deceptive story …M20 US sl.
– POPPYCOCK nonsense, rubbish …M19 sl.
– POPPYCOCKS nonsense, rubbish …M19 sl.
– POSH nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PRIZE BULL nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– QUICKSHIT absolute nonsense …2000s Aust. sl.
– RAAS nonsense, rubbish …1950s W. Indies & UK Black sl.
– RAB idle, silly talk; nonsense …1908 Sc.
– RAGABASH nonsense …B1900 Eng. dial.
– RAGABRASH nonsense …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– RAGGABASH nonsense …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– RAGMAN ROLL a tedious story; twaddle; a rambling statement; rigmarole …a1529 colloq.
– RÁIMÉIS foolish, nonsensical, ill-founded talk …2001 Ireland sl.
– RANDIGAL a string of nonsense; a long, rambling tale …1895 Eng. dial.
– RANIKABOO a deceptive story or scheme; a caper, a prank; ‘monkeyshine’; nonsense; irrelevant, irritating activity …L19 Amer. sl.
– RANNYGAZOO a deceptive story or scheme; a caper; a prank; a trick; horseplay; nonsense; irrelevant, irritating activity …L19 Amer. sl.
– RARSE nonsense, rubbish …1950s W. Indies & UK Black sl.
– RASS nonsense, rubbish …1950s W. Indies & UK Black sl.
– RAT-RHYME anything repeated by rote; a long speech or rigmarole; nonsense …1650 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– RATS nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– RAZZLE-DAZZLE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– RAZZMATAZZ nonsense …sl.
– RHUBARB nonsense, worthless stuff …M20 sl.
– RICH STUFF nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– RIDDLEMEREE rigmarole …c1772 sl.
– RIG-MY-ROLL a tedious story; twaddle; a rambling statement; rigmarole …1753 colloq.
– RIMBLE-RAMBLE nonsense …Bk1903 sl.
– ROT nonsense …M19 colloq.
– RUBBISH nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– RUN OF THE BUNK nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SAWDUST nonsense …1890 Eng. dial.
– SCLORE rubbishy talk; nonsense; rigmarole; a long, rambling story …1869 Sc.
– SCUD nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SHAFF nonsense; foolish talk …B1900 Eng. dial.
– SHIT trivial, insincere, or untruthful talk or writing; nonsense, lies …1924 sl.
– SHUCK bullshit; nonsense …M20 US euphemism
– SKIMBLE-SKAMBLE confused or worthless discourse; irregular talk; wild, rambling nonsense; rigmarole …1619
– SKITTLES nonsense, rubbish …1864 colloq.
– SLOBBER nonsense …20C US colloq.
– SLUDGE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SLUM nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SLUSH nonsense, drivel; sentimental rubbish …M19 colloq.
– SMACK flirtatious talk; nonsense talk …1960s US Black sl.
– SOAP nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SOFT SOAP nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SOFT STUFF nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SPINACH nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SPITTER-SPATTER * trifling talk, nonsense …1619
– SPLUTTER nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SQUISH nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– STEWED RHUBARB nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SUDS nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– TALK a seducer’s ‘line’ of conversation; nonsense …L19 sl.
– THUMADOODLE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– TOMMY-ROT nonsense, twaddle …1884
– TOOTLE speech or writing of more sound than sense; verbosity, twaddle …1883
– TOSH nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– TRASH nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– TRIM-TRAM † an absurd or silly device or practice; an absurdity; a piece of folly or nonsense …1533
– TRIPE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– TRITTLE-TRATTLES foolish or idle talk; nonsense …1563 Sc. rare
– TRUCK nonsense, foolishness …1913 Amer. dial.
– TWIDDLE-TWADDLE nonsense …1886
– UBBLE-GUBBLE nonsense; gibberish …20C US sl.
– VILLYAROO foolish talk, idle silly chatter, nonsense …1866 Sc.
– WAB foolish chatter, nonsense …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– WAFFLE twaddle, nonsense, gossip …1888 printers’ sl.
– WAHOO nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– WANK nonsense …1990s US sl.
– WHAM nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– WHANGDOODLE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– WHIFFENPOOF nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– WHIFFLEPOOP nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– WHOOPLA nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– WIFFENPOOF nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– WOOFINWHIFFLE nonsense …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– YANG YANG nonsense, rubbish …1980s US college sl.
– YING-YANG nonsense …1970s sl.
– YAP nonsense …20C US colloq.
– YAUP, YAWP nonsense …M19 US colloq.
nonsense – person
– BALLOCKS a fool; a term of abuse; one who is performing or talking ‘ballocks’ or nonsense …1916 sl.
– BELCHER one who talks nonsense …1914 UK sl.
– BALONEY-BENDER one who habitually flatters or talks nonsense …1926 Amer. sl.
– BULLDUST ARTIST a person who talks nonsense or exaggerates …Bk1999 Aust. sl.
– CRAPPER a bragger; a teller of lies and nonsense …M20 US sl.
– FERDINAND a person who talks nonsense …Bk1942 US sl.
– GABBLER one who indulges in nonsense; someone who talks too much or too loud; a prater …1625
– GAMMONER one who talks nonsense or exaggerates; a liar; one who tells deceitful tales …1812 sl.
– GEYSER a talker of nonsense or empty words …1900 Aust. sl.
– HASH a wasteful, slovenly person; one who talks nonsense; a fool; a scamp …1685 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– HAVER a person who talks nonsense …1897 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
– JABBERER one who talks indistinctly or unintelligibly; one who talks nonsense; a chatterer …1678
– MATAEOLOGIAN † one who discourses vainly, one who indulges in nonsense …1653
– MATAEOLOGUE † an unprofitable talker, one who indulges in nonsense …1716
– PATTICK a fool, simpleton, a silly person; one who talks nonsense; a merry fellow …1856 Eng. dial.
– PHLYAROLOGIST a talker of nonsense …1867 nonce word
– SPANISH ATHLETE one who ‘throws the bull’; one who talks nonsense; a braggart, a boaster …1932 US college sl.
– TOOTLER a writer of twaddle, one who is verbose …1883
– TWITTLE-TWAT †* a chatterer, one who talks nonsense; a tattler, a babbler …1662
nonsense – verbs
– BLATHER to talk foolishly; to talk nonsense …1825 orig. Eng. dial.
– BLETHER to talk nonsense; to prattle, to chatter …Bk1911 Sc.
– BLITHER to talk nonsense …1868
– CHAFF to talk nonsense, to joke; to banter, to tease, to make fun of; to trick, to deceive …1872 Amer. dial.
– DAFF to frolic, to sport, to jest; to talk nonsense …1804 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
– DRIBBLE to talk nonsense …Bk1947 Amer. sl.
– DROOL to talk foolishly, to ramble on; to talk nonsense …L19
– FLAP ONE’S GUMS to talk nonsense …Bk1995 US sl.
– GALSH to talk nonsense …1911 Sc.
– GAMMON to stuff with ridiculous nonsense; to flatter, to humbug, to deceive, to hoax …1812 colloq.
– GAS to deceive or impose upon by talking ‘gas’ or nonsense …1847 US sl.
– GUM to talk nonsense …old Amer. dial.
– GUSH GOO to talk nonsense …Bk1947 Amer. sl.
– HAIVER to talk garrulously and foolishly; to talk nonsense …1721 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
– HAVEREL to talk nonsense, to make a fool of …1822 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– JIBBER-JABBER to talk in a foolish, nonsensical manner …B1900 Sc.
– PIFFLE to talk nonsense …L19 Brit. & US colloq.
– POP SHIT to boast; to talk nonsense …1960s sl.
– PULL ONE’S DICK to talk nonsense …1980s Aust. & US sl.
– RAB to talk nonsense; to babble away …1898 Sc.
– RABBLE † to utter a torrent of words; to talk or ready hastily and indistinctly, to gabble, to speak nonsensically, to rave …a1400 obs. exc. Sc. & Eng. dial.
– RAG to talk nonsense …1900s US sl.
– RAME to talk nonsense; to rave; to exaggerate, to tell tall stories or lies …1847 Sc.
– REAM to talk nonsense; to rave …1870 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– RHYME to talk nonsense …Bk1904 Eng. dial.
​- ROT to talk nonsense; to joke; to fool about …L19 arch. sl.
– SACK MOUTH to talk nonsense; to talk for the sake of it …1980s US Black sl.
– SELL A WOLF TICKET to talk nonsense, to lie …1960s US Black sl.
– SELL A WOOF TICKET to talk nonsense, to lie …1960s US Black sl.
– SHOOT THE BULL to talk nonsense …1930 US sl.
– SHOOT THE FERDINAND to ‘shoot the bull’, to talk nonsense …Bk1947 Amer. sl.
– SLABBER to talk nonsense …1990s Irish sl.
– TALK CHUPIDNESS to talk silly nonsense …20C W. Indies sl.
– TALK COCK to talk nonsense …1940s sl.
– TALK CRAP to talk nonsense …1920s sl., orig. US
– TALK FLAPDOODLE to brag, to talk nonsense …1888 sl.
– TALK LIKE A HALFPENNY BOOK to talk nonsense …20C Irish sl.
– TALK LIKE A MAN WITH A CARDBOARD ASS to talk nonsense …1958 Amer. sl.
– TALK LIKE A MAN WITH A PAPER ASS to talk nonsense …1953 Amer. sl.
– TALK LIKE A MAN WITH A PAPER ASSHOLE to talk nonsense …1953 Amer. sl.
– TALK OUT OF ONE’S ARSE to talk nonsense …1970s sl.
– TALK OUT OF ONE’S ARSEHOLE to talk nonsense …1970s sl.
– TALK OUT OF ONE’S ASS to talk nonsense …1970s sl.
– TALK OUT OF ONE’S ASSHOLE to talk nonsense …1970s sl.
– TALK OUT OF ONE’S BUM to talk nonsense …1970s sl.
– TALK OUT OF ONE’S HAT to talk nonsense …20C US Black sl.
– TALK OUT OF ONE’S HEAD to talk nonsense …20C US Black sl.
– TALK OUT OF THE SIDE OF ONE’S NECK to talk nonsense …1950s US Black sl.
– TALK OUT OF THE WRONG END to talk nonsense …1990s euphemism
– TALK PACK-THREAD to talk nonsense …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– TALK SHIT to talk nonsense …1960s sl., orig. US
– TALK SHODDY to talk nonsense …1893 Eng. dial.
– TALK THROUGH ONE’S ARSE to talk nonsense …1970s sl.
– TALK THROUGH ONE’S ARSEHOLE to talk nonsense …1970s sl.
– TALK THROUGH ONE’S ASS to talk nonsense …1970s sl.
– TALK THROUGH ONE’S ASSHOLE to talk nonsense …1993 Amer. sl.
– TALK THROUGH ONE’S FLY-BUTTONS to talk nonsense, or smut …Bk2002 sl.
– TALK THROUGH ONE’S BRACES to talk nonsense, to talk rubbish …1920s Aust. sl.
– TALK THROUGH ONE’S BUM to talk nonsense …1970s sl.
– TALK THROUGH ONE’S FLY-BUTTONS to talk nonsense; to talk rubbish …1960s sl.
– TALK THROUGH ONE’S HAIR to talk nonsense …L19 sl., orig. US
– TALK THROUGH ONE’S HAT to talk nonsense …L19 sl., orig. US
– TALK THROUGH ONE’S NECK to talk nonsense, to talk rubbish …L19 sl.
– TALK THROUGH ONE’S SOCKS to talk nonsense …1900s Aust. sl.
– TALK THROUGH THE BACK OF ONE’S NECK to talk nonsense …1923 sl.
– TOOTLE to write twaddle, to be verbose …1883
– WAFFLE to dither, to talk nonsense …L19 sl.
– WHAFFLE to dither, to talk nonsense …L19 sl.
– WOFFLE to dither, to talk nonsense …L19 sl.
– YAFF to talk excessively, to chatter; to talk nonsense; to prate; to nag …1808 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
nonsense – interjections/phrases   
– ALL JIMMY all rot, all nonsense …Bk1896 sl.
– ARSEHOLES! nonsense! …Bk1999 Aust. sl.
– BALLS! an expression of disappointment, disgust, or resignation; utter nonsense! rubbish! …1857 US sl.
– BALONEY! int. nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BEANS! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BENDER! nonsense! humbug! rubbish!…19C sl.
– BLAH! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BLOOEY! int. nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BLUEY! int. nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– BOOSHWAH! nonsense! …Bk1934 college sl.
– BOSH AND MOONSHINE! nonsense! …1940 Amer. dial.
– BULL DURHAM! nonsense! …1928 Amer. euphemism
– BULLFEATHERS! nonsense! …1980 Amer. dial.
– BUSH! nonsense …1965 Amer. dial.
– BUSHWA! nonsense! …1920 Amer. dial.
– CROCK OF SHIT a quantity or source of lies or nonsense …US & Can. sl.
– FADDLE-DE-DEE! nonsense! rubbish! …Bk1900 Eng. dial.
– FIDDLE-DE-DEE! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– FIDDLE-FADDLE! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– FIDDLE ON A BROOMSTICK! nonsense! fiddlesticks! …1959 Amer. dial.
– FIDDLESTICKS! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 colloq.
– FIDDLESTOCK! fiddlesticks! nonsense! …1849 Amer. dial.
– FIDDLE UP A GUM TREE! nonsense! fiddlesticks! …1959 Amer. dial.
– FUSH! an exclamation, bosh! what nonsense! …1907 Amer. dial.
– HAIVERS! nonsense! rubbish! …1825 Sc.
– HAVERS! nonsense! rubbish! …1825 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– HOOEY! nonsense! …1920s sl.
– HORSECOLLAR! nonsense! …1920s US sl.
– HORSEFEATHERS! nonsense! …Bk1995 US sl.
– HORSE SHIT! nonsense! …Bk1995 US sl.
– IN A PIG’S EYE! nonsense …Bk1995 US sl.
– IN THE NAME OF THE PROPHET – FIGS! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– IN YOUR HAT! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– IT IS TO LAUGH! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– IT’S ALL MY EYE! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– IT’S BALONEY NO MATTER HOW THIN YOU SLICE IT! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– MOLASSES! nonsense! …1924 Amer. dial.
– MY ARSE! expressing dismissive or credulous contradiction, esp. as a scornful rejection of another’s stated opinions; nonsense! …1710 sl.
– MY EYE! nonsense! rubbish! …E19
– MY EYE AND A BANDBOX! nonsense! rubbish! …E19
– MY EYE AND BETTY MARTIN nonsense …1785
– MY EYES AND A BANDBOX! nonsense! rubbish! …E19
– MY GRANDMOTHER! nonsense! rubbish! …L18
– MY GRANNY! nonsense! rubbish! …L18
– MY GRANNY! nonsense! …20C Brit. colloq.
– NERTS! an exclamation of disbelief, contempt or derision; nuts! nonsense!  …1922 US sl.
– NERTZ! nonsense! …1920s US sl.
– OH, DUMMY! nonsense! humbug! …c1860 tailors’ sl.
– OH, LA-LA! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– ONE’S ASSHOLE SUCKS WIND one is thoroughly confused or terrified; hence, one is talking nonsense; used derisively …1967 Amer. sl.
– ONE’S ASS SUCKS BUTTERMILK one is thoroughly confused or terrified; hence, one is talking nonsense; used derisively …c1954 Amer. sl.
– ONE’S ASS SUCKS STRAIGHT WIND one is thoroughly confused or terrified; hence, one is talking nonsense; used derisively …1961 Amer. sl.
– ONE’S ASS SUCKS WIND one is thoroughly confused or terrified; hence, one is talking nonsense; used derisively …1920 Amer. sl.
– PANTS! nonsense! …1990s sl.
– PHO! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PHOOEY! nonsense! I don’t believe it …1929 sl., orig. US
– PHOOEY TO YOUEY! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PISH-PASH! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– POOH! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– POPPYCOCK! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– POSH! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– POUF! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– PULL THE CHAIN! stop talking rubbish! …1921 US sl.
– RASPBERRIES! used to express disbelief or defiance; nonsense! …1910s US sl.
– RATS! nonsense! humbug! …1886 sl.
– RAZZBERRIES! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SHORT REPLY IN THE PLURAL, A balls! = nonsense! …20C
– SKITTLES! nonsense! …1886 colloq.
– SLUSH! nonsense! …M19 colloq.
– SOOSH! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SPOOF! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– SPOUTIN’ A LOAD OF ANDY talking rubbish …Brit. sl.
– STUFF! nonsense! …1701 sl.
– TARADIDDLE! rubbish! nonsense! …M19 sl.
– THAT COPS THE LAUGH! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– THAT RATES A HEE-HAW! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– THAT SLAYS ME! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– THAT’S RIDICK! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– TIE THAT BULL INSIDE! stop talking rubbish! …1921 US sl.
– TILLEY-VALLEY! † an exclamation of impatience; nonsense! fiddlesticks! …1816 obs. or arch.
– TILLIE VALLIE! † an exclamation of impatience; nonsense! fiddlesticks! …c1630 obs. or arch.
– TILLY-FALLY! † an exclamation of impatience; nonsense! fiddlesticks! …1597 obs. or arch.
– TILLY-VALLY! † int. an exclamation of impatience or contempt at what has been said: Nonsense! Fiddlesticks! … 1601 obs. or arch.
– TITS! nonsense! rubbish! …M19 sl.
– TOSH! nonsense! it is ridiculous …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
– TULLY VALY! † an exclamation of impatience; nonsense! fiddlesticks! …a1529 obs. or arch.
– WALKER! an all-purpose teasing, dismissive exclamation; nonsense! humbug! rubbish! …1811
  
NONSENSICAL – adjectives
– BLATHRIE nonsensical, foolish …Bk1911 Sc.
– BOSHY nonsensical; contemptible …1860
– BUNKY nonsensical …20C US sl.
– FANDANGLING nonsensical …1876 Amer. dial.
– FIDDLECOME † nonsensical, silly …1697 obs.
– FLAMBUGINOUS * of the nature of a ‘flam’; nonsensical, sham, whimsical …1813
– HAIVRELLY talking in a nonsensical way …1825 Sc.
– HAVEREL foolish, silly, half-witted, nonsensical, talking foolishly …1685 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
– HAVERIL foolish, silly, nonsensical; talking foolishly …1685 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
– HAVERING chattering, nonsensical, gossiping, garrulous …1721 Sc.
– JUNKY nonsensical, absurd …1960s US sl.
– MATAEOLOGICAL † vain; nonsensical …1716
– MOLLYSLOP nonsensical, weak with overtones of effeminacy …L19 sl.
– MUSH-BRAINED stupid; sentimental; nonsensical …1980s sl.
– NONSICAL nonsensical; eccentric …1876 Eng. dial.
– RAIMAN nonsensical …1919 Sc.
​- RIGMAROLE roundabout, nonsensical …Bk1903 sl.
– RIMBLE-RAMBLE nonsensical …1690 sl.
– SKIMBLE-SKAMBLE confused, incoherent, rambling, nonsensical …1596
– TOMMYROTIC nonsensical …1895
– UNSENSICAL † nonsensical …1692
nonsensical – person
– HAVERAL-HASH a silly, nonsensical person; a fool …1870 Sc.