|1.||[ noun ] a long trough for feeding cattle|
|2.||[ noun ] (housing) a bed on a ship or train; usually in tiers|
|Related terms:||bed lower_berth upper_berth berth|
|3.||[ noun ] (housing) a rough bed (as at a campsite)|
|4.||[ noun ] a message that seems to convey no meaning|
|Synonyms:||nonsense hokum meaninglessness nonsensicality|
|Related terms:||message absurdity buzzword stuff incoherence palaver crock mummery balderdash rigmarole baloney jabberwocky cobblers gibberish fa_la schmegegge amphigory|
|5.||[ noun ] unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements)|
|Synonyms:||bull shit buncombe rot horseshit crap bunkum guff Irish_bull hogwash dogshit bullshit|
|Related terms:||drivel bull|
|6.||[ verb ] provide with a bunk|
"We bunked the children upstairs"
|Related terms:||bed bunk_bed|
|7.||[ verb ] flee; take to one's heels; cut and run|
|Synonyms:||run run_away lam head_for_the_hills hightail_it fly_the_coop break_away escape turn_tail take_to_the_woods scarper|
"If you see this man, run!" "The burglars escaped before the police showed up"
|Related terms:||leave flee skedaddle fugitive|
|8.||[ verb ] avoid paying|
"beat the subway fare"
|9.||[ noun ] (housing) beds built one above the other|