a load of bunk

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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You would think it would just be buying a load of bunk beds but, with the health and safety aspects, it's not an easy thing to do any more.
That's a load of bunk. According to a national panel of experts that reviewed all 12 of the studies that have been done on garlic and blood sugar, "Garlic preparations had no clinically significant effect on blood glucose [blood sugar] in persons with or without diabetes." The authors of the comprehensive review, which was issued last year by the U.S.