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Word: blowhard

Definition: talkative boaster; braggart

More Vocab Words

::: caustic - burning; corrosive; able to burn by chemical action; sarcastically biting; (of remarks) intended to hurt; bitter; harmful; OP. harmless
::: gaffe - social blunder
::: alchemy - medieval chemistry
::: headfirst - moving with the head leading; headlong
::: clout - great influence (especially political or social); hard blow with fist
::: disseminate - distribute; spread; scatter (like seeds)
::: manifest - evident; visible; obvious; V: show plainly
::: autocratic - having absolute unchecked power; dictatorial; N. autocrat, autocracy
::: alloy - mixture as of metals; something added that lowers in value or purity; V: mix; make less pure; lower in value or quality; spoil; CF. unalloyed: not in mixture with other maetals; pure; complete; unqualified; Ex. unalloyed happiness
::: nascent - incipient; coming into being or existence; Ex. nascent ability in music