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See definition of bunkum on Dictionary.com
  • as inrubbish
  • as inbull
  • as incrap
  • as inhooey
  • as intommyrot
  • as inguff

synonyms for bunkum

  • gibberish
  • balderdash
  • bilge
  • drivel
  • hogwash
  • hooey
  • poppycock
  • rot
  • tommyrot
  • stuff and nonsense
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antonyms for bunkum

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  • sense
  • truth
  • possessions
  • property
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How to use bunkum in a sentence

The move will likely be cheered by public health advocates who have struggled to combat such harmful bunkum online during the devastating pandemic.
INSTAGRAM BANS TOP ANTI-VAXXER ROBERT F. KENNEDY JR. OVER COVID FALSEHOODSBETH MOLEFEBRUARY 11, 2021ARS TECHNICA
A grain—requiring to be picked out with a pin and microscope—of truth, with a bushel of bunkum or cant.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
He became the voice of the British Empire, and the man who had always ridiculed Americans for bunkum oratory, out-screamed us all.
ESSAYS ON MODERN NOVELISTSWILLIAM LYON PHELPS
But I'm blowed if this bunkum don't make me inclined to turn Radical rat.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 101, AUGUST 15, 1891VARIOUS
And I might have known all the time that it was so much bunkum, just a yarn to get out of my hands.
THE LADY OF NORTH STAROTTWELL J. BINNS
Their magic of the first kind is compounded of pure bunkum and fraud.
THE WOLF CUBPATRICK CASEY
To be infused, even by bunkum and banter, with the idea of killing, is a sad overthrow of sane balance.
DESERT DUSTEDWIN L. SABIN
It is all very well to talk bunkum on the platform, but the wire-pullers want cash for themselves and to work with.
CRYING FOR THE LIGHT, VOL. 2 [OF 3]J. EWING RITCHIE
I called, "look up Mrs. Bunkum and see how deep to plant sunflower seeds."
THE LIBRARIAN AT PLAYEDMUND LESTER PEARSON
Do you suppose an authority like Mrs. Bunkum would write a book on gardening, and not mention such common things as sunflowers?
THE LIBRARIAN AT PLAYEDMUND LESTER PEARSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BUNKUM

  • balderdash
  • baloney
  • bilge
  • bunkum
  • claptrap
  • crap
  • hogwash
  • rubbish
  • trash
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.