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Definition of Nonsense


  1. That which is not sense, or has no sense; words, or language, which have no meaning, or which convey no intelligible ideas; absurdity.
  2. Trifles; things of no importance.

Nonsense Quotations

I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, and that enables you to laugh at life's realities.
Dr. Seuss

I like nonsense; it wakes up the brain cells.
Dr. Seuss

Skeptical scrutiny is the means, in both science and religion, by which deep thoughts can be winnowed from deep nonsense.
Carl Sagan

Tis the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense, and have her nonsense respected.
Charles Lamb

The pendulum of the mind alternates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
Carl Jung
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Nonsense Translations

nonsense in Dutch is nonsens, onzin, zever, gekheid
nonsense in Italian is nonsenso
nonsense in Latin is somnium
nonsense in Portuguese is absurdo
nonsense in Swedish is dumheter
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