Definition of 'humbug'
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How much humbug should a woman put up with? Times, Sunday Times (2016)By their verdict the jury have exposed this as pure humbug. Times, Sunday Times (2011)For humbug and hypocrisy have been high on the menu. Times, Sunday Times (2006)That the appearance of virtue makes so much money for an athlete means that humbug becomes an inevitable part of the deal. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It stinks of humbug, hypocrisy and double standards. The Sun (2013)I presume it was for humbug and hypocrisy. The Sun (2016)Like many journalists, he was a curious mixture of conviction, opportunism and sheer humbug. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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