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also ma·lar·ky  (mə-lär′kē)
n. Slang
Exaggerated or foolish talk, usually intended to deceive: "snookered by a lot of malarkey" (New Republic).

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Noun1.malarky - empty rhetoric or insincere or exaggerated talk; "that's a lot of wind"; "don't give me any of that jazz"
talk, talking - an exchange of ideas via conversation; "let's have more work and less talk around here"


also malarky
Slang. Something that does not have or make sense:
Informal: tommyrot.
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> Malarky (covers band who also opened last year's event) - 1pm to 1.45pm
Tote Win: PS5.20; Tote Exacta: PS15.80; Tote Trifecta: PS41.20; CSF: PS15.51; 3.45 1 Saumur J J Burke 6-1; 2 Miss Malarky (IRE) 40-1; 3 Multigifted 11-2; Hawkerland (IRE) 7-2 Fav.
It is going to be jam-packed over there with interviews and the whole malarky really, practising on the stage and the semi-finals and a night before the semi-finals which is pre-judged, so it is all go really there won't be any room to come home."
SARABAND'S SELECTIONS TODAY AINTREE: 1.45 Aux Ptits Soins, 2.25 Brewin'upastorm, 3.00 US AND THEM (NAP), 3.40 Roksana, 4.20 Mister Malarky, 5.15 1.
Among the each-way possibilities at cracking doublefigure prices are the likes of Mister Malarky, for Colin Tizzard, and Drovers Lane, trained by Rebecca Curtis.
RSA INSURANCE NOVICES' CHASE 2.10 (G1) (1) 3m Winner PS98,472 (12 run) ITV NEWSBOY'S 1-2-3 1 SANTINI 2 MISTER MALARKY 3 DELTA WORK SANTINI has endured a far-from-ideal preparation but may still be good enough.
Colin Tizzard has another smart staying chaser on his hands in Mister Malarky, who stepped up on his impressive Newbury handicap win to take the Grade 2 Reynoldstown Novices' Chase.
It is now run by Binggoy Remedios' nephew Andre Malarky from Canada, and remains, to this day, one of the best Spanish restaurants not only in Boracay but in the Philippines.
This malarky over penalties is just an extension of that.
As an exdog owner who did the whole embarrassing, down on your knees poo bag malarky like some deranged version of CSI Gateshead, I think this psychedelic retro-poo had its merits.