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Word: blowhard

Definition: talkative boaster; braggart


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::: nonchalance - indifference; lack of concern; composure; ADJ. nonchalant: unconcerned; cool; indifferent; Ex. nonchalant attitude to his debts
::: adore - love deeply and respect highly
::: shrivel - make or become shrunken and wrinkled (often by drying)
::: ensconce - settle comfortably; place comfortably (in a secure place)
::: lineaments - features especially of the face; distinctive shape or contour of the face; CF. line
::: sibylline - prophetic; oracular; N. sibyl: woman prophet (in the ancient world)
::: withhold - refuse to give; hold back; Ex. withholding tax
::: hermetic - concerning alchemy or magic; obscure and mysterious; occult
::: drivel - nonsense; foolishness; V: talk nonsense
::: brunt - main impact or shock (of an attack or blow); Ex. brunt of the argument