bombastic, declamatory, large, orotund, tumid, turgid(adj)
ostentatiously lofty in style
"a man given to large talk"; "tumid political prose"
Pompous or overly wordy.
High-sounding but with little meaning.
Origin: Either from bombast, or from middle name of Paracelsus (Theophrastus Bombastus), who often used extremely arrogant speaking style.
alt. of Bombastical
The numerical value of bombastic in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of bombastic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
There were no bombastic statements of any sorts.
It’s consistent with Trump’s bombastic approach.
I understand that a lot of what Trump is saying is a little bombastic. It's a little put on. It's for entertainment.
Isolating the North Koreans has not halted their pursuit of nuclear weapons, and President Trump is not helping the situation with his bombastic comments.
I think it has to do with the fact that Donald Trump is very smart. Donald Trump knows that media is not so interested in the serious issues facing this country. They love bombastic remarks. They love silly remarks, i think this is more of an indictment of the media than it is Donald Trump.
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Translations for bombastic
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- надут, превзет, голословенBulgarian
- bombástico, rimbombanteSpanish
- verbeux, abscons, enflé, boursouflé, ampoulé, pompeuxFrench
- bombasztikus, cikornyás, fellengzős, dagályosHungarian
- magniloquente, ampolloso, pomposoItalian
- 과장 한Korean
- høgttravande, høgstemt, bombastisk, svulstigNorwegian Nynorsk
- svulstig, bombastisk, høyttravende, høystemtNorwegian
- pompatyczny, górnolotny, napuszonyPolish
- напыщенный, помпезный, высокопарныйRussian
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