A humbug is a person or object that behaves in a deceptive or dishonest way, often as a hoax or in jest. The term was first described in 1751 as student slang, and recorded in 1840 as a "nautic...
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the miser created by Charles Dickens, shouting the
1.1 [ count noun ] A hypocrite: you see what a humbug I am ...
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Dickens famously made “
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A “humbug” is a person or thing that is thought of as deceptive or a fraud. The