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guff

[ guhff ]SEE DEFINITION OF guff

Synonyms for guff

  • baloney
  • bull
  • bunk
  • bunkum
  • crap
  • drivel
  • foolishness
  • garbage
  • hogwash
  • hooey
  • poppycock
  • rubbish
  • flapdoodle
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Antonyms for guff

  • sense
  • truth
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GUFF

Was love really what it was cracked up to be, or had the novelists handed us guff?

But there are things in it that are just guff, Henry, just guff.

Pipe down that guff, you unlicked cub, or I'll crown you with a proof-bar!

Let's face a few facts, Thorndyke, and stop tossing this guff.

Fred Macklin interrupted, "Look, Dad, why are we bothering with all this guff?"

All the women are gathered round, listening to his guff like it was sound sense.

You have been here long enough, I should guess from your talk, to get on to our American guff.

And most of that guff is written by fellows friendly to Kenwood.

Gave him a lot of guff about our being Brothers in the cause, and all that.

Of course they talk big about honesty and all that stuff, but that's only their guff.

WORD ORIGIN

"empty talk, nonsense," 1888, from earlier sense of "puff of air" (1825), of imitative origin.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR GUFF

answer

nounreply; reaction
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