meaning of bosh

bosh meaning in General Dictionary

vacant talk contemptible nonsense rubbish humbug

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  • Figure overview show
  • pretentious or absurd talk or writing
  • Figure; overview; tv show.
  • vacant talk; contemptible nonsense; garbage; humbug.
  • one of several sloping edges of lower section of a-blast furnace; also, the hollow iron or brick sides of sleep of a puddling or boiling furnace.
  • The lower section of a great time furnace, which slopes inward, or the widest area towards the top of this component.
  • In forging and smelting, a trough for which resources and ingots are cooled.

bosh meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"empty talk, nonsense," 1834, from Turkish, actually "empty." Introduced in "Ayesha," preferred love book by J.J. Morier (1780-1849).


bosh meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) Figure; overview; tv show.

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  • (letter.) Empty talk; contemptible nonsense; rubbish; humbug.
  • (n.) One of several sloping sides of this reduced section of a-blast furnace; also, the hollow metal or stone sides regarding the bed of a puddling or boiling furnace.
  • (n.) The reduced section of a blast furnace, which slopes inwards, and/or widest room towards the top of this part.
  • (letter.) In forging and smelting, a trough which tools and ingots tend to be cooled.

Sentence Examples with the word bosh

The smelting zone always has a bosh and a contracted tuyere section.

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