Definitions for gasconadeˌgæs kəˈneɪd
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gas•con•adeˌgæs kəˈneɪd(n.; v.)-ad•ed, -ad•ing.
(n.)extravagant boasting; boastful talk.
(v.i.)to boast extravagantly; bluster.
Origin of gasconade:
1700–10; < F gasconnade, der. of gasconner to boast, chatter
brag, bragging, crow, crowing, vaporing, line-shooting, gasconade(verb)
an instance of boastful talk
"his brag is worse than his fight"; "whenever he won we were exposed to his gasconade"
boast, tout, swash, shoot a line, brag, gas, blow, bluster, vaunt, gasconade(verb)
To talk boastfully.
Origin: From gasconnade.
a boast or boasting; a vaunt; a bravado; a bragging; braggodocio
to boast; to brag; to bluster