talk insincerely

talk insincerely
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  • talk through one's hat — verb speak insincerely or without regard for facts or truths The politician was not well prepared for the debate and faked it • Syn: ↑bullshit, ↑bull, ↑fake • Derivationally related forms: ↑fake (for: ↑fake …   Useful english dictionary

  • To talk out of both sides of one's mouth — Mouth Mouth (mouth), n.; pl. {Mouths} (mou[th]z). [OE. mouth, mu[thorn], AS. m[=u][eth]; akin to D. mond, OS. m[=u][eth], G. mund, Icel. mu[eth]r, munnr, Sw. mun, Dan. mund, Goth. mun[thorn]s, and possibly L. mentum chin; or cf. D. muil mouth,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • palter — I verb act, act insincerely, be deceitful, be deceptive, be dishonest, be evasive, be false, be fraudulent, be hypocritical, be inconstant, be insincere, be mendacious, be perfidious, be uncandid, be untruthful, bear false witness, beguile,… …   Law dictionary

  • bullshit — I.noun vulgar, but gaining in acceptance by some Exaggerated or insincere talk meant to impress others. Joe, this is a lot of bullshit! II.v vulgar to informal gaining in social acceptance by some To exaggerate or talk insincerely in an effort to …   Словарь американских идиом

  • bullshit — {v.}, {vulgar to informal}, {gaining in social acceptance by some} To exaggerate or talk insincerely in an effort to make yourself seem impressive. * / Stop bullshitting me, Joe, I can t believe a word of what you re saying. / …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • bullshit — {v.}, {vulgar to informal}, {gaining in social acceptance by some} To exaggerate or talk insincerely in an effort to make yourself seem impressive. * / Stop bullshitting me, Joe, I can t believe a word of what you re saying. / …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • palter — verb /ˈpɔːltə,ˈpɒltə/ a) To talk insincerely; to prevaricate or equivocate in speech or actions. I would prevaricate and palter in my usual plausible way, but, this being Cambridge, such stratagems would cut no ice with my remorseless and (in my… …   Wiktionary

  • Short-lived recurring characters on Saturday Night Live — The following is a series of short write ups on recurring sketches that appeared four or fewer times on Saturday Night Live . Some characters who fit into this category do not appear here because they fit better into one of the other categories… …   Wikipedia

  • Rudeness — (also called impudence or effrontery) is the disrespect and failure to behave within the context of a society or a group of people s social laws or etiquette. These laws have already unspokenly been established as the essential boundaries of… …   Wikipedia

  • List of 6teen characters — This is a list of characters in the animated Canadian sitcom 6teen. Contents 1 Main characters 1.1 Jonesy Garcia 1.2 Caitlin Cooke 1.3 Wyatt Williams …   Wikipedia

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