Definitions for "Humbug"
An imposition under fair pretenses; something contrived in order to deceive and mislead; a trick by cajolery; a hoax.
A spirit of deception; cajolery; trickishness.
One who deceives or misleads; a deceitful or trickish fellow; an impostor.
black and white striped hard candy flavored with peppermint oil
Humbug was a humor magazine edited by Harvey Kurtzman. It began August 1957 in a black-and-white comic-book size format. Despite a change to a regular magazine format with the tenth issue, it ceased publication with issue #11.
Humbug is a fictional character, previously a super-villain, but now a super-hero, appearing in the Marvel Comics universe.
Humbug is a text-based adventure computer game game written by British programmer Graham Cluley in 1990. The game is set at Christmas, and features the character of Sidney Widdershins as he arrives as his Grandad's mansion for the winter school holidays.
Keywords:  pretentious, silly, talk, writing
pretentious or silly talk or writing