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BOMBASTIC

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does bombastic mean? 

BOMBASTIC (adjective)
  The adjective BOMBASTIC has 1 sense:

1. ostentatiously lofty in style

  Familiarity information: BOMBASTIC used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BOMBASTIC (adjective)


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Meaning:

Ostentatiously lofty in style

Synonyms:

bombastic; declamatory; orotund; tumid; turgid; large

Context examples:

a man given to large talk / tumid political prose

Similar:

rhetorical (concerned with effect or style of writing and speaking)


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