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English definition of “bombastic”


adjective uk   /bɒmˈbæs.tɪk/ us    /bɑːm-/
using long and difficult words, usually to make people think you know more than you do: a bombastic preacher a bombastic statementShowing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoasting
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