Piffle

Updated: Jan 14

Pronunciation: [ pif-uhl ]


Origin: Mid 19th century; English

Etymology: diminutive of imitative piff


Definition:

1. (noun) nonsense, as trivial or senseless talk

Synonym(s): balderdash, foolishness, gibberish, hogwash

Antonym(s): sense, truth

Example: It is piffle to say that violence is ever acceptable.

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