"I'm putting on weight" — !what nonsense!"there's going to be another world war very soon — what nonsense!
but that's nonsense!¡eso es absurdo!;¡eso es ridículo!;it is nonsense to say that ...es absurdo or ridículo decir que ...
I've never heard such nonsense!¡vaya (una) tontería!;¡jamás oí (una) tontería igual!
there's going to be another world war very soon — I've never heard such nonsense!
to make (a) nonsense of[+claim, system, law]quitar sentido a;[+pledge]convertir en papel mojado
this makes a nonsense of their claim not to be involvedthis makes a nonsense of discretionary pay allowancesthis makes a nonsense of the lawthis makes a nonsense of the theory/idea that they never intended to cause trouble
a piece of nonsenseuna tontería
I'll stand no nonsense from you!I won't take any nonsense from you!¡no voy a tolerar tus tonterías!
to stand no nonsense
to talk nonsensedecir tonterías or disparates
stop this nonsense!¡ya vale de tonterías!
we don't want any of your nonsense
nonsense verse (n)disparates (m) (en verso);versos (m) disparatados