Definitions

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  • n. Misinformation; bunkum; false information presented as true.
  • n. confidence game, con game
  • n. table tennis

Etymologies

1538 as noun, 1660 as verb. By reduplication. Perhaps from a dialectical word or Scandinavian; compare Old Norse flim ("lampoon, mockery"). (Wiktionary)

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