Useless talk; babble; bullshit: There has been a great deal of kafooster about emasculating the price-control act (1940s+)
[kahf-kuh-esk] /ˌkɑf kəˈɛsk/ adjective 1. of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or resembling the literary work of Franz Kafka: the Kafkaesque terror of the endless interrogations. 2. marked by a senseless, disorienting, often menacing complexity: Kafkaesque bureaucracies. adj. 1947, resembling situations from the writings of Franz Kafka (1883-1924), German-speaking Jewish novelist born in Prague, Austria-Hungary. The […]
[kaf-rey, kahf-] /ˈkæf reɪ, ˈkɑf-/ noun 1. . [kaf-rey, kahf-] /ˈkæf reɪ, ˈkɑf-/ noun 1. (Chephren) flourished late 26th century b.c, Egyptian king of the fourth dynasty (son of Cheops): builder of second pyramid at El Giza. /ˈkæfreɪ; ˈkɑːfreɪ/ noun 1. Greek name Chephren. king of Egypt (c. 2550 bc) of the 4th dynasty. He […]
[kaf-tan, -tuh n, kaf-tan] /ˈkæf tæn, -tən, kæfˈtæn/ noun 1. . /ˈkæftæn; -ˌtɑːn/ noun 1. a long coatlike garment, usually worn with a belt and made of rich fabric, worn in the East 2. an imitation of this, worn, esp by women, in the West, consisting of a loose dress with long wide sleeves
[kuh-foo-ey, kah-] /kəˈfu eɪ, kɑ-/ noun 1. a river in S central Africa, flowing SE along the Zaire-Zambia border and then SW and E through Zambia to the Zambezi River above Kariba Lake. About 600 miles (965 km) long.