Bombast at its best!


newspaperBombastic (adjective)
Meaning: marked by or given to bombast: pompous or overblown speech.
Used in a sentence: It was a bombastic speech intended to impress the voters in his congressional district.

First known use of Bombastic: 1704. Etymology: from Old French bombace , from Medieval Latin bombāx (cotton; see bombacaceous)

Synonyms: rhetorical, flatulent, fustian, gaseous, gassy, grandiloquent, oratorical, orotund, windy
Source cited: http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bombastic

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