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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Boastful in speech or writing; pompous.

Usage examples (35)
  • The writer's bombastic, pompous style was a real turn-off for me.
  • Your misuse, from my perspective, of the word bombastic really threw me off for some reason.
  • Curious about what you consider "bombastic" in my previous post ...?
  • Being bombastic is bombastic, not anything else. for more
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