[pop-ee-kok] /ˈpɒp iˌkɒk/

nonsense; bosh.
(informal) senseless chatter; nonsense

1865, American English, probably from Dutch dialect pappekak, from Middle Dutch pappe “soft food” (see pap) + kak “dung,” from Latin cacare “to excrete” (see caca).


Nonsense; foolishness

[1865+; apparently fr Dutch pappekak, ”soft dung”]


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