baloney bender n.
1. (US) an Italian.
|I Can Get It For You Wholesale 59: To a baloney bender this is what’s known as making a virtue out of a necessity. [Ibid.] 300: Those dumb baloney benders down there.|
2. (also bologna bender) one who exaggerates.
|Wise-crack Dict. 5/2: Bologna bender – Thrower of so-called bull.|
|may: Why do you persist in telling that story? fran (Defiant): ’Cause I like it. may (Hands on hips, softening ’tsk’s’): Really, Fran – you baloney bender!Miracles of May 12:|