Definition of buncombe:
nonsense, horseshit, bunk bed, rotting, putrefaction, guff, meaninglessness, decomposition, dogshit, berth, bunkum, bull, bunk, built in bed, shit, Irish bull, crap, rot, bullshit, hokum, feed bunk, hogwash, nonsensicality.
- "The Strength of Gideon and Other Stories Strength of Gideon; Mammy Peggy's Pride; Viney's Free Papers; The Fruitful Sleeping of The Rev. Elisha Edwards; The Ingrate; The Case of 'Ca'line'; The Finish of Patsy Barnes; One Man's Fortunes; Jim's Probation; U", Paul Laurence Dunbar.
- "Ayala's Angel", Anthony Trollope.
- "Public Opinion", Walter Lippmann.