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How to use non-sense in a sentence

  • A term is not of course a mere word; a mere word is non-sense, for a sound by itself is not a word at all.

  • Nor is it a mere meaning, which is not even natural non-sense, being (if it be at all) supernatural or transcendental nonsense.

  • His ‘Book of Nonsense’ is what it professes to be—the most delightful non-sense possible.

    By-ways in Book-land | William Davenport Adams
  • It would have been interesting, not as a testimony to Newton, but to the sense or non-sense of the examiners.

    Pioneers of Science | Oliver Lodge
  • To be trivial on a serious occasion, to be funereal at a banquet, to be long-winded ever—these are the marks of non-sense.

    The Art of Public Speaking | Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein

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