High-sounding language with little meaning, used to impress people: the bombast of gung-ho militarism
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- But for many years now bombast, rant, and confident obscurity have been his reigning notes.
- There was more bombast and bluster than football, the most notable happenings on the park being the accumulation of bookings.
- Finlandia is not a long piece but manages to combine both bombast and lyricism, with a main theme that I really like.
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