This is the same message that Dr. Schapiro recently promoted when he spoke to a group of physicians and healthcare professionals on behalf of the Manitoba Chapter of the MS Society in Winnipeg. “I think it’s malarkey to spend any money to find out if CCSVI is a viable therapy for MS,”
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ma·lar·key noun \mə-ˈlär-kē\
Definition of MALARKEY
: insincere or foolish talk : bunkum
Variants of MALARKEY
ma·lar·key also ma·lar·ky \mə-ˈlär-kē\
Examples of MALARKEY
He thinks everything politicians say is just a bunch of malarkey.
<the old lady declared that everything politicians say is pure malarkey>
Origin of MALARKEY
Related to MALARKEY
Synonyms: applesauce [slang], balderdash, baloney (also boloney), beans, bilge, blah (also blah-blah), blarney, blather, blatherskite, blither, bosh, bull [slang], bunk, bunkum (or buncombe), claptrap, codswallop [British], crapola [slang], crock, drivel, drool, fiddle, fiddle-faddle, fiddlesticks, flannel [British], flapdoodle, folderol (also falderal), folly, foolishness, fudge, garbage, guff, hogwash, hokeypokey, hokum, hoodoo, hooey, horsefeathers [slang], humbug, humbuggery, jazz, nonsense (also malarky), moonshine, muck, nerts [slang], nuts, piffle, poppycock, punk, rot, rubbish, senselessness, silliness, slush, stupidity, taradiddle (or tarradiddle), tommyrot, tosh, trash, trumpery, twaddle
Related Words: absurdity, asininity, fatuity, foolery, idiocy, imbecility, inaneness, inanity, insanity, kookiness, lunacy; absurdness, craziness, madness, senselessness, witlessness; hoity-toity, monkey business, monkeyshine(s), shenanigan(s), tomfoolery; gas, hot air, rigmarole (also rigamarole); double-talk, greek, hocus-pocusNear Antonyms: levelheadedness, rationality, reasonability, reasonableness, sensibleness; common sense, horse sense, sense; discernment, judgment (or judgement), wisdom