What does buncombe mean?

Definitions for buncombeˈbʌŋ kəm

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word buncombe.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bunk, bunkum, buncombe, guff, rot, hogwash(noun)

    unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Buncombe(noun)

    alt. of Bunkum


  1. Buncombe

    Buncombe is a village in Johnson County, Illinois, United States. The population was 186 at the 2000 census.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Buncombe

    See Bunkum.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Buncombe

    a district in N. Carolina, for the ears of the constituency of which a dull speech was some years ago delivered in the U.S. Congress, whence the phrase to "talk Buncombe," i. e. to please one's constituency.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of buncombe in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of buncombe in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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