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"What a lot of bosh is talked about lovers," his comment ran.

This stupendous mass of bosh could not have been produced unless there were a demand for it.

That talk about me trying to get you out of Illington, Blaine, is all bosh, and you know it.

How even such a banquet of bosh was got ready in the time remained a riddle.

If my reader finds this bosh and abracadabra, all right for him.

She was not told, and decided for herself, with doubts, for bosh.

One-Eye waved him away as if he were a fly, and said "Bosh!"

I explained all this to Marchgiont, and he actually believed me and did not say "Bosh!"

I suggested that either one of the Coe lads or Lama should go with him, to which he said "Bosh!"

Now, I can fancy you holding up your hands and crying out what bosh!

WORD ORIGIN

"empty talk, nonsense," 1834, from Turkish, literally "empty." Introduced in "Ayesha," popular romance novel by J.J. Morier (1780-1849).

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