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Synonyms for blusterˈblʌs tər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bluster(noun)

    noisy confusion and turbulence

    "he was awakened by the bluster of their preparations"

    braggadocio, rodomontade, bravado, rhodomontade

  2. bravado, bluster(noun)

    a swaggering show of courage

    braggadocio, rodomontade, bravado, bluster, rhodomontade

  3. bluster(noun)

    a violent gusty wind

    braggadocio, rodomontade, bravado, rhodomontade

  4. braggadocio, bluster, rodomontade, rhodomontade(verb)

    vain and empty boasting

    braggadocio, rodomontade, bravado, bluster, rhodomontade

  5. bluster(verb)

    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, gasconade(verb)

    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, bluster, be adrift, shove along, bollix up, squander, splosh, boast, bodge, spatter

  7. swagger, bluster, swash(verb)

    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, bluster, prance, spatter, blow, brag, bully, boast, splash, shoot a line


  1. bluster(noun)


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bluster(v. n.)

    roar (as the wind), make a loud noise

  2. bluster(v. n.)

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

  3. bluster(v. n.)

    make a great ado, make much ado about nothing

  4. bluster(n.)

    boisterousness, noise, tumult, turbulence

  5. bluster(n.)

    boasting, swaggering, bullying, blattering, BLATHERSKITE

  6. bluster(n.)

    great ado, much ado about nothing

Translations for bluster

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • порив, бушувам, вилнея, самохвалствоBulgarian
  • chvástání, zuřit, hukot, bouřit, kraválCzech
  • tobenGerman
  • tuulenpuuska, uhota, puuska, mahtailu, tuulla, mahtailla, puuskaisestiFinnish
  • gleadhraich, bòst, bagair, bòilich, beucadh, bagradh, bagairt, stoirmichScottish Gaelic
  • לְהִתְרַבְרֵבHebrew
  • pūrekereke, tūpererū, whakatūātea, whāuraura, whakatūpehupehu, rūtāMāori
  • bråk, tomme trusler, rase, raseri, bruke seg, bråkeNorwegian
  • реветь, бушеватьRussian

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