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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Humbug

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 "nautical phrase". It is now also often used as an exclamation to mean nonsense or gibberish. ... His famous reference to Christmas, "Bah! Humbug!", declaring Christmas to ...

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Get a Bah Humbug mug for your buddy Bob. 2 ... Also means "who cares", "I could give a fuck", and "blah". ... Fred-"Did you see that Vince Vaughn movie"

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Dec 9, 2008 ... I would like to know what the expression "Bah humbug" actually means. I know that it comes from Charles Dickens' novel "A Christmas Carol" ...

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Thanks for the R2A. I will just give you the best answer I can from observation. The first time I heard it was from “A Christmas Carol” from Dickins. “Bah” is not a ...

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bah (“interjection expressing contempt, disgust, or bad temper”) + humbug (“ balderdash!, nonsense!, rubbish!”). The words were originally spoken by the miser ...

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bah humbug definition, meaning, what is bah humbug: an expression used when someone does not approve of or enjoy something that other people…

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Dec 21, 2011 ... So, why do I feel like such a bah humbug? (In my family, we use the term as a noun to describe someone who has issues with the holidays…it's ...

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I don't mean to say that I know, of my own knowledge, what there is ... You will therefore permit me to repeat, emphatically, that Marley was as dead as a door- nail. ... "Bah!" said Scrooge, "Humbug!" He had so heated himself with rapid walking ...

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Dec 18, 2012 ... Here we go again!' instead of 'What do I do now?' the happier you will be." U.S. News consulted with a few experts who weighed in on how to ...