As nouns the difference between baloney and devon
is that baloney
is (countable) a type of smoked sausage; bologna or baloney
can be (uncountable|chiefly|us|slang) nonsense while devon
is (australia|eastern australia) a type of processed meat sausage.
Modification of bologna .
(countable) A type of smoked sausage; bologna.
* see bologna
Perhaps from the Polari slang word balonie. Alternatively, perhaps simply from , possibly used as a minced oath for bull .
* balonie (UK)
(uncountable, chiefly, US, slang) Nonsense.
Sometimes used in rhyme phony baloney .
* See also .
(en proper noun
A county of England bordered by Cornwall, Somerset, Dorset, the Bristol Channel and the English Channel.
Any of a number of places in US and Canada.
derived from the place name, or a variant of Devin.
of modern American usage, derived from the place name.
* (county) Devonshire
One of a breed of hardy cattle originating in Devon, England.