C&B

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Related to cock-and-bull: A dark horse
AcronymDefinition
C&BCompensation and Benefits
C&BCaught and Bowled
C&BCock-And-Bull
C&BConference & Banqueting
C&BCap and Ball (firearms)
C&BCost and Budget
C&BCatering and Banqueting
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I think your story to the Mahon Tribunal is a cock-and-bull story" - Labour leader Eamon Gilmore casts doubt on Mr Ahern's testimony.
When this Moses, fleeing for his life after killing an Egyptian, arrives at the well where the daughters of the priest of Midian are being tormented by shepherds, he frightens the men off not by threatening them but by concocting a cock-and-bull story more suitable to Woody Allen than Heston or Lancaster.
Try to contain your surprise then, when instead of a receipt, Val returns with a black eye and a cock-and-bull story about a gang of youths in hoodies.