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Synonyms for hogwash
ˈhɔgˌwɒʃ, -ˌwɔʃ, ˈhɒg-hog·wash

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  1. hogwashnoun

    Synonyms:
    slops, bullshit, slop

  2. hogwashnoun

    foolish talk or writing; nonsense.

    Synonyms:
    slop, bullshit, slops

  3. hogwashnoun

    swill.

    Synonyms:
    slops, slop, bullshit

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bunk, bunkum, buncombe, guff, rot, hogwashnoun

    unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements)

    Synonyms:
    putrefaction, bunkum, feed bunk, guff, bunk, decomposition, nonsense, nonsensicality, buncombe, rotting, meaninglessness, built in bed, hokum, bunk bed, rot, berth

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  1. List of paraphrases for "hogwash":

    balderdash, codswallop, poppycock, fiddlesticks, bullshit

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#12351nonsense
#14991decomposition
#17344rot
#18355bullshit
#19709bunk
#25499berth
#35279rotting
#53248buncombe
#60654slop
#83259balderdash
#92640hogwash
#109173guff
#116895poppycock
#137849hokum
#140056meaninglessness
#165249putrefaction
#221139fiddlesticks
#227214slops
#271707codswallop

How to use hogwash in a sentence?

  1. Wayne Flynt:

    This narrative of senility, exploitation of this helpless little old lady is just hogwash. It's just complete bunk.

  2. Carly Fiorina:

    I think one of the dirty little secrets is professional politicians want everyone to think it's so hard to do what we do, nobody else can do it. It's hogwash. It isn't so hard. Most of this stuff takes common sense and good judgment and people are frustrated because they don't see commonsense or good judgment in D.C..

  3. Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov:

    Style and Structure are the essence of a book; great ideas are hogwash.


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