talk nonsense


talk nonsense
say silly or stupid things

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • talk nonsense — index prattle Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • talk nonsense — talk sense/nonsense/etc informal phrase to say something that is sensible stupid etc He talks such nonsense about politics! Thesaurus: to say something in a particular way …   Useful english dictionary

  • talk nonsense — Synonyms and related words: babble, blab, blabber, blather, blether, bull, bullshit, chat, chatter, clack, clatter, dither, drivel, drool, gab, gabble, gas, gibber, gibble gabble, go on, gossip, gush, haver, jabber, jaw, natter, palaver, patter,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • talk nonsense, talk through the back of one's neck —  Talk nonsense …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • Talk — Talk, v. t. 1. To speak freely; to use for conversing or communicating; as, to talk French. [1913 Webster] 2. To deliver in talking; to speak; to utter; to make a subject of conversation; as, to talk nonsense; to talk politics. [1913 Webster] 3.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • talk through one's hat — {v. phr.}, {informal} To say something without knowing or understanding the facts; talk foolishly or ignorantly. * /John said that the earth is nearer the sun in summer, but the teacher said he was talking through his hat./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • talk through one's hat — {v. phr.}, {informal} To say something without knowing or understanding the facts; talk foolishly or ignorantly. * /John said that the earth is nearer the sun in summer, but the teacher said he was talking through his hat./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • talk out of the back of your head — talk out of the back of (your) head British & Australian, informal to talk nonsense. He s talking out of the back of his head you can t get a flight to Australia for less than Ј500 these days. (usually in continuous tenses) …   New idioms dictionary

  • talk out of the back of head — talk out of the back of (your) head British & Australian, informal to talk nonsense. He s talking out of the back of his head you can t get a flight to Australia for less than Ј500 these days. (usually in continuous tenses) …   New idioms dictionary

  • talk through one's hat — talk nonsense; boast, show off, brag …   English contemporary dictionary


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