- Baloney is defined as silliness or foolishness.
An example of something that is baloney are children playing pranks on each other.
- The definition of baloney is another spelling for the meat bologna.
An example of baloney is a meat sausage that is sliced in thin circular slices and used on sandwiches.
A plate of baloney.Licensed from iStockPhoto
- bologna sausage
- Slang foolish or exaggerated talk or behavior; nonsense
Origin: altered ; from bologna, sausage
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noun pl. ba·lo·neys
also bo·lo·ney Slangnoun
Origin: Alteration (influenced by baloney1) of bullshit.