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A Word on Wednesday: Poppycock

“Poppycock” can pack a punch. Once the shock of the hard sound passes, the perfectly acceptable word is amusing.┬áThe common noun simply means nonsense or, to put it another way, bosh. The Brits might say rubbish or, more daringly, balls. In the mid 1800s,… Continue Reading “A Word on Wednesday: Poppycock”