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Nonsense

This clue has been rated as VERY COMMON
We've rated Nonsense as VERY COMMON as it is a very popular clue with cruciverbalists.

20 January 2021
Last seen in: Evening Standard Easy Crossword

We found 89 answers for the crossword clue 'Nonsense', the most recent of which was seen in the Evening Standard Easy Crossword.

We've seen this clue in both CRYPTIC and NON-CRYPTIC crossword publications.

We have given Nonsense a popularity rating of 'Very Common' because it has featured in a numerous crossword publications and has multiple answers.

As well as being a clue we've also seen Nonsense as an answer itself some 155 times.

Nonsense is a single word clue made up of 8 letters.

We most recently saw this clue in 'Evening Standard Easy Crossword' on Friday, 15 January 2021 with the answer being BUNKUM, but the most popular answer for this clue is ROT.

We've seen this clue in the following publications:

Definitions and usage

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  • Ornamental objects of no great value
  • A message that seems to convey no meaning
  • Having no intelligible meaning; "nonsense syllables"; "a nonsensical jumble of words"

Crossword Answers

3 Letters

ROT
Unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements)

4 Letters

BOSH
Pretentious or silly talk or writing

GAFF
A sharp metal spike or spur that is fastened to the leg of a gamecock

PULP
The soft inner part of a tooth

TOSH
Pretentious or silly talk or writing

5 Letters

BILGE
Water accumulated in the bilge of a ship

HOKUM
A message that seems to convey no meaning

TRIPE
Lining of the stomach of a ruminant (especially a bovine) used as food

6 Letters

BUNKUM
Unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements)

BUSHWA

DRIVEL
Saliva spilling from the mouth

PIFFLE
Trivial nonsense

7 Letters

BLARNEY
Flattery designed to gain favor

EYEWASH
Lotion consisting of a solution used as a cleanser for the eyes

RUBBISH
Nonsensical talk or writing

TWADDLE
Pretentious or silly talk or writing

8 Letters

CLAPTRAP
Pompous or pretentious talk or writing

9 Letters

GIBBERISH
Unintelligible talking

10 Letters

BALDERDASH
Trivial nonsense

MUMBOJUMBO
Language or ritual causing, or intending to cause, confusion

11 Letters

ABRACADABRA Surinder Sobti
Gibberish and nonsense

ABRACADABRA Surinder Sobti
Gibberish and nonsense

ALOADOFBUNK Surinder Sobti

ALOADOFBUNK Surinder Sobti

BROADCOMEDY Surinder Sobti

BROADCOMEDY Surinder Sobti

DOUBLEDUTCH
The difficult version of jump rope in which players jump over two ropes that are swung in a crisscross manner by two turners

FLIGHTINESS Surinder Sobti
The trait of acting unpredictably and more from whim or caprice than from reason or judgment; "I despair at the flightiness and whimsicality of my memory"

FLIGHTINESS Surinder Sobti
The trait of acting unpredictably and more from whim or caprice than from reason or judgment; "I despair at the flightiness and whimsicality of my memory"

FLUMADIDDLE Surinder Sobti

FLUMADIDDLE Surinder Sobti

FOOLISHNESS Surinder Sobti
The trait of acting stupidly or rashly

FOOLISHNESS Surinder Sobti
The trait of acting stupidly or rashly

FOOLISHTALK Surinder Sobti

FOOLISHTALK Surinder Sobti

JABBERWOCKY Surinder Sobti
Nonsensical language (according to Lewis Carroll)

JABBERWOCKY Surinder Sobti
Nonsensical language (according to Lewis Carroll)

OBSCURATION Surinder Sobti

OBSCURATION Surinder Sobti

OSTENTATION Surinder Sobti
Pretentious or showy or vulgar display

OSTENTATION Surinder Sobti
Pretentious or showy or vulgar display

UNSOUNDNESS Surinder Sobti
Not mentally or physically healthy; "no one can be a poet without a certain unsoundness of mind"

UNSOUNDNESS Surinder Sobti
Not mentally or physically healthy; "no one can be a poet without a certain unsoundness of mind"

WITLESSNESS Surinder Sobti

WITLESSNESS Surinder Sobti

12 Letters

BLATHERSKITE Surinder Sobti
Foolish gibberish

BLATHERSKITE Surinder Sobti
Foolish gibberish

CONVERSATION Surinder Sobti
The use of speech for informal exchange of views or ideas or information etc.

CONVERSATION Surinder Sobti
The use of speech for informal exchange of views or ideas or information etc.

EQUIVOCATION Surinder Sobti
Falsification by means of vague or ambiguous language

EQUIVOCATION Surinder Sobti
Falsification by means of vague or ambiguous language

FIDDLEFADDLE Surinder Sobti

FIDDLEFADDLE Surinder Sobti

FIDDLESTICKS Surinder Sobti

FIDDLESTICKS Surinder Sobti

INDISCRETION Surinder Sobti
A petty misdeed

INDISCRETION Surinder Sobti
A petty misdeed

RECKLESSNESS Surinder Sobti
The trait of giving little thought to danger

RECKLESSNESS Surinder Sobti
The trait of giving little thought to danger

13 Letters

CONTRADICTION Surinder Sobti
The speech act of contradicting someone; "he spoke as if he thought his claims were immune to contradiction"

CONTRADICTION Surinder Sobti
The speech act of contradicting someone; "he spoke as if he thought his claims were immune to contradiction"

IRRATIONALITY Surinder Sobti
The state of being irrational; lacking powers of understanding

IRRATIONALITY Surinder Sobti
The state of being irrational; lacking powers of understanding

LUDICROUSNESS Surinder Sobti

LUDICROUSNESS Surinder Sobti

SENSELESSNESS Surinder Sobti
Total lack of meaning or ideas

SENSELESSNESS Surinder Sobti
Total lack of meaning or ideas

14 Letters

IMPRACTICALITY Surinder Sobti
Concerned with theoretical possibilities rather than actual use

IMPRACTICALITY Surinder Sobti
Concerned with theoretical possibilities rather than actual use

INADVISABILITY Surinder Sobti
The quality of being ill-advised

INADVISABILITY Surinder Sobti
The quality of being ill-advised

PRATFALLCOMEDY Surinder Sobti

PRATFALLCOMEDY Surinder Sobti

RIDICULOUSNESS Surinder Sobti
A message whose content is at variance with reason

RIDICULOUSNESS Surinder Sobti
A message whose content is at variance with reason

15 Letters

ABUNCHOFBALONEY Surinder Sobti

ABUNCHOFBALONEY Surinder Sobti

PRETENTIOUSNESS Surinder Sobti
The quality of being pretentious (behaving or speaking in such a manner as to create a false appearance of great importance or worth)

PRETENTIOUSNESS Surinder Sobti
The quality of being pretentious (behaving or speaking in such a manner as to create a false appearance of great importance or worth)

THOUGHTLESSNESS Surinder Sobti
The trait of not thinking carefully before acting

THOUGHTLESSNESS Surinder Sobti
The trait of not thinking carefully before acting

16 Letters

MERETRICIOUSNESS Surinder Sobti
Tasteless showiness

MERETRICIOUSNESS Surinder Sobti
Tasteless showiness

PREPOSTEROUSNESS Surinder Sobti

PREPOSTEROUSNESS Surinder Sobti

23 Letters

AMPHIBOLOGYGOBBLEDYGOOK Surinder Sobti

AMPHIBOLOGYGOBBLEDYGOOK Surinder Sobti

26 Letters

HORSEFEATHERSSLEIGHTOFHAND Surinder Sobti

HORSEFEATHERSSLEIGHTOFHAND Surinder Sobti

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