a load of bunk

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a load of bunk

Nonsense or insincerity. Bunk is an abbreviation of the Americanism "bunkum," meaning insincere, empty talk, or disingenuous political talk meant merely to please a target audience. Primarily heard in US. The plumber said it would cost $800 to fix the toilet? What a load of bunk!
See also: bunk, load, of
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People will see this story for what it really is, a load of bunkum peddled by desperate Eurosceptics.
To my mind,and I might add to many more citizens, this statement is a load of bunkum, with murderers getting life and being freed on parole,acts of moles tation against children getting a couple of years in comfort for their safety.
If Ieuan Wyn Jones believes his bogus rallying call "hands off our island" will repair his popularity in Anglesey he is sadly mistaken - people will see this story for what it really is, a load of bunkum peddled by desperate eurosceptics.