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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bombastic, declamatory, large, orotund, tumid, turgid(adj)

    ostentatiously lofty in style

    "a man given to large talk"; "tumid political prose"


  1. bombastic(Adjective)

    Pompous or overly wordy.

  2. bombastic(Adjective)

    High-sounding but with little meaning.

  3. bombastic(Adjective)

    Inflated, overfilled.

  4. Origin: Either from bombast, or from middle name of Paracelsus (Theophrastus Bombastus), who often used extremely arrogant speaking style.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bombastic(adj)

    alt. of Bombastical

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • منمقArabic
  • надут, превзет, голословенBulgarian
  • bombastischGerman
  • bombástico, rimbombanteSpanish
  • verbeux, abscons, enflé, boursouflé, ampoulé, pompeuxFrench
  • mórfhoclachIrish
  • bombasztikus, cikornyás, fellengzős, dagályosHungarian
  • magniloquente, ampolloso, pomposoItalian
  • wahahukaMāori
  • høgttravande, høgstemt, bombastisk, svulstigNorwegian Nynorsk
  • svulstig, bombastisk, høyttravende, høystemtNorwegian
  • pompatyczny, górnolotny, napuszonyPolish
  • напыщенный, помпезный, высокопарныйRussian
  • bombastickýSlovak

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