Synonyms for nonsenseˈnɒn sɛns, -səns

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nonsense, bunk, nonsensicality, meaninglessness, hokum(noun)

    a message that seems to convey no meaning

    Synonyms:
    folderal, bunkum, hogwash, feed bunk, gimcrack, guff, bunk, frill, nonsense, trumpery, nonsensicality, buncombe, meaninglessness, built in bed, falderol, hokum, bunk bed, gimcrackery, rot, berth

    Antonyms:
    meaningful

  2. folderal, falderol, frill, gimcrackery, gimcrack, nonsense, trumpery(adj)

    ornamental objects of no great value

    Synonyms:
    flounce, folderal, gimcrackery, trash, gimcrack, codswallop, bunk, frill, rubbish, nonsense, wish-wash, trumpery, nonsensicality, meaninglessness, ruff, applesauce, folderol, falderol, hokum, furbelow, ruffle, tripe

    Antonyms:
    meaningful

  3. nonsense(a), nonsensical(adj)

    having no intelligible meaning

    Antonyms:
    meaningful

Wiktionary

  1. nonsense(noun)

    Synonyms:
    rubbish, pooh-pooh

  2. nonsense(noun)

    To make nonsense of

    Synonyms:
    rubbish, pooh-pooh

  3. nonsense(noun)

    To attempt to dismiss as nonsense.

    Synonyms:
    rubbish, pooh-pooh

  4. nonsense(verb)

    To joke around, to waste time

    Synonyms:
    rubbish, pooh-pooh

English Synonyms and Antonyms, by James Champlin Fernald

  1. nonsense

    Synonyms:
    absurdity, contradiction, demonstration, paradox, sophism

    Antonyms:
    axiom, truism

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