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Definition of hokum noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    hokum

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈhoʊkəm//
     
    [uncountable] (informal)
     
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  1. 1 a movie, play, etc. that is not realistic and has no artistic qualities
  2. 2an idea, argument, etc. that you think is stupid What a bunch of hokum!
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