hot air


hot air

noun

Definition of HOT AIR

1
boastful speech or writing <his taking credit for the rescue was mostly hot air, since the boat was actually saved by the Coast Guard>
2
language that is impressive-sounding but not meaningful or sincere <her campaign promise to fight for the people showed a taste for stale hot air>

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