Definitions for overblownˈoʊ vərˈbloʊn
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word overblown
grandiloquent, overblown, pompous, pontifical, portentous(adj)
puffed up with vanity
"a grandiloquent and boastful manner"; "overblown oratory"; "a pompous speech"; "pseudo-scientific gobbledygook and pontifical hooey"- Newsweek
past the stage of full bloom
Having been given more publicity than warranted; having had ascribed more importance than was justified; as, an overblown medical discovery.
Bombastic, pretentious, or excessive; as, overblown rhetoric.
Of exaggerated importance; too heavily emphasized, hyped, etc.
They went all that way just to be in some overblown conference?
Images & Illustrations of overblown
Translations for overblown
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
Get even more translations for overblown »
Find a translation for the overblown definition in other languages:
Select another language: