Bombastic Definition

bämbastik
adjective
Using or characterized by high-sounding but unimportant or meaningless language; pompous; grandiloquent.
Webster's New World

(archaic) Inflated, overfilled.

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Origin of Bombastic

  • Either from bombast (“padding, stuffing”), or from middle name of Paracelsus (Theophrastus Bombastus), who often used extremely arrogant speaking style.

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