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Word: blowhard

Definition: talkative boaster; braggart


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::: canker - any ulcerous sore; ulcer; any evil; CF. cancer
::: natty - neatly or smartly dressed; dapper; smart; Ex. natty dresser
::: diligence - steadiness of effort; persistent hard work
::: stumble - trip and almost fall; proceed unsteadily; act falteringly; N.
::: impotent - weak; ineffective; lacking in physical strength or power
::: warranted - justified; authorized
::: repulse - reject with rudeness or coldness (an offer or friendship); drive back (an enemy attack); CF. repulse $\neq$ cause repulsion
::: scuttle - sink (a ship) by cutting holes in the hull; scrap; discard; N: small hatch in a ship's deck or hull
::: guffaw - boisterous laughter; V.
::: phalanx - formation of infantry carrying overlapping shields and long spears; group of men packed together (for attack or defense)