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Synonyms for bluster
ˈblʌs tərblus·ter

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Wiktionary2.0 / 1 vote

  1. blusternoun


Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. bluster

    storm, rage, puff, insult, blow, swagger, fume, brag

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. blusternoun

    noisy confusion and turbulence

    "he was awakened by the bluster of their preparations"

    braggadocio, rodomontade, bravado, rhodomontade

  2. bravado, blusternoun

    a swaggering show of courage

    braggadocio, rodomontade, bravado, rhodomontade

  3. blusternoun

    a violent gusty wind

    braggadocio, rodomontade, bravado, rhodomontade

  4. braggadocio, bluster, rodomontade, rhodomontadeverb

    vain and empty boasting

    braggadocio, rodomontade, bravado, rhodomontade

  5. blusterverb

    blow hard; be gusty, as of wind

    "A southeaster blustered onshore"; "The flames blustered"

    brag, boast, shoot a line, swash, gas, vaunt, blow, tout, swagger, gasconade

  6. boast, tout, swash, shoot a line, brag, gas, blow, bluster, vaunt, gasconadeverb

    show off

    swash, gasconade, botch, splatter, bungle, muck up, splash, mishandle, bumble, botch up, brag, blow, burn out, flub, suck, waste, fumble, shove off, fellate, muff, ball up, sport, bollocks, mess up, feature, louse up, bollocks up, float, gas, bollix, plash, vaunt, screw up, spoil, tout, shoot a line, go down on, swagger, foul up, fluff, blow out, drift, bobble, be adrift, shove along, bollix up, squander, splosh, boast, bodge, spatter

  7. swagger, bluster, swashverb

    act in an arrogant, overly self-assured, or conceited manner

    ruffle, tittup, sashay, swash, gas, splatter, swagger, vaunt, cock, gasconade, browbeat, splosh, tout, plash, strut, prance, spatter, blow, brag, bully, boast, splash, shoot a line

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. blusterverb

    roar (as the wind), make a loud noise

  2. blusterverb

    vapor, swagger, bully, BOAST, vaunt, swell, domineer, gasconade, play the bully

  3. blusterverb

    make a great ado, make much ado about nothing

  4. blusternoun

    boisterousness, noise, tumult, turbulence

  5. blusternoun

    boasting, swaggering, bullying, blattering, BLATHERSKITE

  6. blusternoun

    great ado, much ado about nothing

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  1. blusternoun

    swaggering, gasconade, boasting, wind, storm

  2. blusterverb

    swagger, storm, rage, gasconade, roister

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  1. John Kasich:

    If we turn this country over to somebody with wild ideas who thinks they can scream and bluster or operate their way to success, it's my kids that are going to be at risk, and your kids, and your grandchildren, i'm going to have call it like it is as long as I'm in this race.

  2. Brian Deschanel:

    A thou shalt not bluster the lesser, forasmuchas equilibrium aligns the once all mighty before the frail, for mercy.

  3. Jimmy Carter:

    A strong nation, like a strong person, can afford to be gentle, firm, thoughtful, and restrained. It can afford to extend a helping hand to others. It's a weak nation, like a weak person, that must behave with bluster and boasting and rashness and other signs of insecurity.

  4. Jeb Bush:

    But look we're going to have a chance to focus on this, i can't wait to hear and see what his plans are about all the other things because up until now it's really just been bluster.

  5. Wasserman Schultz:

    The Sanders campaign doesn't have anything other than bluster at the moment that The DNC can put out there.

Translations for bluster

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  • порив, бушувам, вилнея, самохвалствоBulgarian
  • hukot, zuřit, bouřit, chvástání, kraválCzech
  • tobenGerman
  • uhota, puuskaisesti, mahtailla, tuulla, mahtailu, puuska, tuulenpuuskaFinnish
  • bagairt, stoirmich, beucadh, bòilich, bagradh, bagair, bòst, gleadhraichScottish Gaelic
  • לְהִתְרַבְרֵבHebrew
  • pūrekereke, rūtā, whakatūpehupehu, whāuraura, whakatūātea, tūpererūMāori
  • bruke seg, raseri, rase, tomme trusler, bråke, bråkNorwegian
  • бушевать, реветьRussian
  • چمکUrdu

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