Definition of bombastic in English:

bombastic

Syllabification: bom·bas·tic
Pronunciation: /bämˈbastik
 
/

adjective

Derivatives

bombastically

Pronunciation: /bämˈbastik(ə)lē/
adverb
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  • Predictably, he bombastically announced yesterday: ‘We have nothing to hide.’
  • People used to laugh when the Chancellor bombastically promised to end boom and bust: it was once the natural British economic weather.
  • William often bombastically claimed to be the man who took the decisions.

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