bullshit


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bull·shit

 (bo͝ol′shĭt′) Vulgar Slang
n.
1. Foolish, deceitful, or boastful language.
2. Something worthless, deceptive, or insincere.
3. Insolent talk or behavior.
v. bull·shit also bull·shat (-shăt) or bull·shit·ted (-shĭt′ĭd), bull·shit·ting, bull·shits
v.intr.
1. To speak foolishly or insolently.
2. To engage in idle conversation.
v.tr.
To attempt to mislead or deceive by talking nonsense.
adj.
Very angry; incensed.
interj.
Used to express extreme displeasure or exasperation.

bull′shit′ter n.

bullshit

(ˈbʊlʃɪt)
n
1. exaggerated or foolish talk; nonsense
2. deceitful or pretentious talk
3. (Military) (in the British Army) exaggerated zeal, esp for ceremonial drill, cleaning, polishing, etc. Usually shortened to: bull
vb, -shits, -shitting or -shitted
4. (intr) to talk in an exaggerated or foolish manner
5. (tr) to talk bullshit to (a person)
ˈbullshitter n
Usage: Bullshit was formerly considered to be taboo, and it was labelled as such in older editions of Collins English Dictionary. However, it has now become acceptable in speech, although some older or more conservative people may object to its use

bull•shit

(ˈbʊlˌʃɪt)

n., v. -shit•ted -shit, -shit•ting, n.
1. nonsense, lies, or exaggeration.
v.t.
2. to lie, exaggerate, or speak nonsense to.
v.i.
3. to speak lies or nonsense.
4. to converse idly.
interj.
5. (used to express disapproval, disagreement, or the like.)
[1910–15]
bull′shit`ter, n.

bullshit


Past participle: bullshit
Gerund: bullshitting

Imperative
bullshit
bullshit
Present
I bullshit
you bullshit
he/she/it bullshits
we bullshit
you bullshit
they bullshit
Preterite
I bullshitted
you bullshitted
he/she/it bullshitted
we bullshitted
you bullshitted
they bullshitted
Present Continuous
I am bullshitting
you are bullshitting
he/she/it is bullshitting
we are bullshitting
you are bullshitting
they are bullshitting
Present Perfect
I have bullshit
you have bullshit
he/she/it has bullshit
we have bullshit
you have bullshit
they have bullshit
Past Continuous
I was bullshitting
you were bullshitting
he/she/it was bullshitting
we were bullshitting
you were bullshitting
they were bullshitting
Past Perfect
I had bullshit
you had bullshit
he/she/it had bullshit
we had bullshit
you had bullshit
they had bullshit
Future
I will bullshit
you will bullshit
he/she/it will bullshit
we will bullshit
you will bullshit
they will bullshit
Future Perfect
I will have bullshit
you will have bullshit
he/she/it will have bullshit
we will have bullshit
you will have bullshit
they will have bullshit
Future Continuous
I will be bullshitting
you will be bullshitting
he/she/it will be bullshitting
we will be bullshitting
you will be bullshitting
they will be bullshitting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been bullshitting
you have been bullshitting
he/she/it has been bullshitting
we have been bullshitting
you have been bullshitting
they have been bullshitting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been bullshitting
you will have been bullshitting
he/she/it will have been bullshitting
we will have been bullshitting
you will have been bullshitting
they will have been bullshitting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been bullshitting
you had been bullshitting
he/she/it had been bullshitting
we had been bullshitting
you had been bullshitting
they had been bullshitting
Conditional
I would bullshit
you would bullshit
he/she/it would bullshit
we would bullshit
you would bullshit
they would bullshit
Past Conditional
I would have bullshit
you would have bullshit
he/she/it would have bullshit
we would have bullshit
you would have bullshit
they would have bullshit
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bullshit - obscene words for unacceptable behavior; "I put up with a lot of bullshit from that jerk"; "what he said was mostly bull"
bunkum, guff, hogwash, buncombe, rot, bunk - unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements)
dirty word, vulgarism, obscenity, smut, filth - an offensive or indecent word or phrase
Verb1.bullshit - speak insincerely or without regard for facts or truths; "The politician was not well prepared for the debate and faked it"
dissemble, feign, pretend, sham, affect - make believe with the intent to deceive; "He feigned that he was ill"; "He shammed a headache"
Translations
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bullshit

[ˈbʊlʃɪt]
A. N (= nonsense) → sandeces fpl, chorradas fpl (Sp)
B. VIdecir sandeces, decir chorradas (Sp)
C. VT don't bullshit me nowno me vengas ahora con sandeces or chorradas

bullshit

[ˈbʊlʃɪt]
nconneries fpl , connerie f
bullshit! → c'est des conneries!
vtraconter des conneries à
vidéconner bull terrier nbull(-)terrier m

bullshit

[ˈbʊlˌʃɪt] (fam!)
1. nstronzate fpl (fam!)
2. vi & vtraccontare stronzate (a) (fam!)

bullshit

(ˈbulʃit) noun, interjection
(also bull) (slang) nonsense; lies; exaggeration. That's bullshit!; Bullshit! Do you expect me to believe that?
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