Definitions for gasconadeˌgæs kəˈneɪd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

gas•con•adeˌgæs kəˈneɪd(n.; v.)-ad•ed, -ad•ing.

  1. (n.)extravagant boasting; boastful talk.

  2. (v.i.)to boast extravagantly; bluster.

Origin of gasconade:

1700–10; < F gasconnade, der. of gasconner to boast, chatter

Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. boast, tout, swash, shoot a line, brag, gas, blow, bluster, vaunt, gasconade(verb)

    show off

Wiktionary

  1. gasconade(Noun)

    Boastful talk.

  2. gasconade(Verb)

    To talk boastfully.

  3. Origin: From gasconnade.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gasconade(noun)

    a boast or boasting; a vaunt; a bravado; a bragging; braggodocio

  2. Gasconade(verb)

    to boast; to brag; to bluster

Freebase

  1. Gasconade

    Gasconade is a city in Gasconade County, Missouri, United States, at the confluence of the Missouri and Gasconade Rivers. It was the first county seat, but the designation was moved in 1825 to Bartonville after flooding. The population was 223 at the 2010 census.

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