What does buncombe mean?

buncombe meaning in General Dictionary

Speech making for the gratification of constituents or even get public applause complementing talk for a selfish purpose any such thing said for mere tv show

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  • unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements)
  • Alt. of Bunkum

buncombe meaning in Etymology Dictionary

see bunk (n.2).

buncombe meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) Alt. of Bunkum

Sentence Examples with the word buncombe

ASHEVILLE, a city and the county-seat of Buncombe county, North Carolina, U.S.A., in the mountainous Blue Ridge region in the west part of the state, about 210 m.

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