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Synonyms for bombastic
bɒmˈbæs tɪkbom·bas·tic

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  1. bombasticadjective

    Pompous or overly wordy.

    Synonyms:
    pompous, blustering, florid, verbose, grandiloquent

    Antonyms:
    succinct, concise

  2. bombasticadjective

    Inflated, overfilled.

    Synonyms:
    turgid, inflated

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bombastic, declamatory, large, orotund, tumid, turgidadjective

    ostentatiously lofty in style

    "a man given to large talk"; "tumid political prose"

    Synonyms:
    pear-shaped, gravid, big, tumid, orotund, rotund, great(p), enceinte, expectant, heavy(p), round, with child(p), large, big(p), prominent, intumescent, large(p), tumescent, turgid, magnanimous, puffy, erect, declamatory

    Antonyms:
    unrhetorical

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bombasticadjective

    Synonyms:
    inflated, turgid, tumid, swelling, stilled, grandiloquent, pompous, sophomorical, high-flown, high-sounding, HIGHFALUTIN

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. bombasticadjective

    Synonyms:
    magniloquent, grandiose, high-sounding, turgid, inflated, grandiloquent

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How to use bombastic in a sentence?

  1. Javier Palomarez:

    There were no bombastic statements of any sorts.

  2. Dan Ikenson:

    It’s consistent with Trump’s bombastic approach.

  3. Dianne Feinstein:

    Isolating the North Koreans has not halted their pursuit of nuclear weapons, and President Trump is not helping the situation with his bombastic comments.

  4. Jerry Kilgore:

    She's not the right person to lead the party, she's bombastic at times. She says things that shouldn't be said. She leads us in the wrong direction.

  5. Jeb Bush:

    First in the nation means you get to take this more seriously than people in other states, what I've seen is that you do take it seriously -- that you're not going to vote for the bombastic because it's bombastic and interesting, that you're going to vote for someone who walks on the hot coals, who takes your questions, who you get to listen to and who listens to you and builds a support based on interacting with real people and real concerns and real issues.

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