Blarney definition

blärnē
Deceptive nonsense.
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Smooth talk used in flattering or coaxing.
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Smooth, flattering talk.
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To engage in blarney (with)
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Ability to talk constantly.
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Mindless chatter.

He is full of blarney.

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Persuasive flattery or kind speech; smooth, wheedling talk; flattery.
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To beguile with flattery.
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A village of southern Ireland near Cork. Blarney Castle (dating from the 15th century) is the site of the Blarney Stone, said to impart powers of eloquence and persuasion.
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Origin of blarney

  • After the Blarney Stone in Blarney Castle, Blarney, Ireland

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Named after a legendary magical stone in Blarney Castle, Ireland that gives the gift of eloquence. See also Blarney Stone.

    From Wiktionary