look up any word, like ratchet:
 
1.
(archaic) Insincere or nonsense speech. This term is an example of 1920s ("flapper" era)American slang. Synonyms from the era include horse feathers and applesauce.
"He poured banana oil in her ear, telling her flattering sweet lies to lure her heart."
by El Roberto June 26, 2005
 
2.
an unbelievable justification for getting someone totally screwed
by Schmuck the 2nd November 01, 2007