from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Informal Utter foolishness; nonsense.
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- n. nonsense, rot.
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- n. pretentious or silly talk or writing
Dialectal tommy, fool (from Tommy, nickname for Thomas) + rot.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)