noun Etymology: 2crap + -ola, suffix forming jocular variants of words Date: 1941 slang nonsense, rubbish; also stuff 4b

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • crapola — n. same as {bullshit}. [vulgar] [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • crapola — 1) The new shade from Crayola chosen to represent the angst of Generation X. (To be sung to Gray skies are gonna clear up. Put on a happy face.) Crapola skies aren t gonna clear up. Put on your angst filled face. Brush off the bagel crumbs and… …   Dictionary of american slang

  • crapola — 1. noun Stuff of poor quality or little importance. My junk drawer is full of all sorts of crapola. Syn: crap 2. adjective Feeling sick or bad. You can eat badly and feel crapola or eat healthily and feel great. The choice is yours …   Wiktionary

  • crapola — /kra poh leuh/, n. Slang. crap1 (def. 2). [CRAP1 + OLA] * * * …   Universalium

  • Crapola — rubbish; nonsense (originally US slang (1960s)) …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • crapola — Australian Slang rubbish; nonsense (originally US slang (1960s)) …   English dialects glossary

  • crapola — n. (USA Slang) nonsense …   English contemporary dictionary

  • crapola — crap·o·la …   English syllables

  • crapola — crap•o•la [[t]kræˈpoʊ lə[/t]] n. Slang. crap I, 2) • Etymology: 1960–65 …   From formal English to slang

  • crapola — /kræpˈoʊlə/ (say krap ohluh) noun Colloquial nonsense; rubbish. {crap + ola, modelled on payola} …   Australian English dictionary

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