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noun as in nonsense

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She’s an activist devoted to the causes of indigenous peoples, a young woman who takes guff from no one—plus, her brother is one of the men trapped in the mine, so she has reason to be edgier than usual.

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Angela Thomas got some guff from folks who envied her access after she posted the video of herself getting vaccinated.

For Thomas, a 41-year-old health-care executive at MedStar Health Research Institute, the guff was worth it.

(Branch) Rickey selected Jackie because he knew he could withstand the guff.

Is there a sassy but kindly Black female lawmaker who lives next door the quartet, speaking sense to men and not taking no guff?

And though he caught guff from his fellow soldiers, his commanders were impressed.

"Now you are here, you must take supper with me," went on the Widow Guff.

He has discharged the housekeeper, and some say he is courting the Widow Guff.

Fred Guff says he wants to go to the city, too, but his mother won't let him.

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

Those of us who drink from the flasks of the sages of dreamland become so intoxicated with guff we are a peril to everyone.


On this page you'll find 29 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to guff, such as: baloney, bull, bunk, bunkum, crap, and drivel.

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