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Synonyms for bombasticbɒmˈbæs tɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bombastic, declamatory, large, orotund, tumid, turgid(adj)

    ostentatiously lofty in style

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

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



  1. bombastic(adjective)

    Pompous or overly wordy.

    pompous, blustering, florid, verbose, grandiloquent

    succinct, concise

  2. bombastic(adjective)

    Inflated, overfilled.

    turgid, inflated

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bombastic(a.)

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

high-flown, high-sounding, turgid, grandiloquent, high-minded, pompous

Translations for bombastic

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  • منمقArabic
  • надут, превзет, голословенBulgarian
  • bombastischGerman
  • bombástico, rimbombanteSpanish
  • verbeux, abscons, enflé, boursouflé, ampoulé, pompeuxFrench
  • mórfhoclachIrish
  • bombasztikus, cikornyás, fellengzős, dagályosHungarian
  • magniloquente, ampolloso, pomposoItalian
  • 과장 한Korean
  • wahahukaMāori
  • bombastischDutch
  • høgttravande, høgstemt, bombastisk, svulstigNorwegian Nynorsk
  • svulstig, bombastisk, høyttravende, høystemtNorwegian
  • pompatyczny, górnolotny, napuszonyPolish
  • напыщенный, помпезный, высокопарныйRussian
  • bombastickýSlovak

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