from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Slang Nonsense; baloney.
- n. Slang Insolent talk; back talk.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Nonsensical talk or thinking.
- n. Superfluous information.
- n. Insolent or otherwise unacceptable remarks.
- v. To break wind.
- v. To mislead.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A ludicrously false statment.
- n. Insolent or disrespectful talk.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An oaf or fool.
- n. Idle or foolish talk; stuff.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements)
I got permission to do so years ago from my then PT, a former commando, who usually took no guff from the likes of me, but insisted that training when ill was ridiculous.
For Moon, it seems, has had quite enough guff from the Speech Warriors ™, and he wasted no time seizing his opportunity to be heard.
He pokes fun at the Citizen's Charter, yet the only ideas which enthuse him are some guff from the Duke of Edinburgh about the importance of team sports.
The author about whom I wrote at the beginning of this piece continues to get guff from the articles written years ago ...
And I never get any guff from the parents, want to know why? because the parents are never there.
Tornello has been called guff, humble, an old-fashioned dad.
The new game, which does away with the renaissance fair and 3D moniker guff and is instead simply dubbed Wolfenstein, is headed to the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC platforms.
I LOVE the fact Hillary Clinton is not taking any "guff" from anyone.
My take was that a child, growing up in that community, listening to that "guff" every Sunday, would literally be programmed with contempt for "whitey".
In saying that the settlements undermine efforts to achieve peace is stating the obvious, but Suki categorises this as "guff".