blustering

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adjective blus·ter·ing \ˈblə-st(ə-)riŋ\

Definition of blustering

  1. 1 :  blowing in stormy gusts blustering winds

  2. 2 :  speaking loudly and aggressively a blustering bully

blusteringly

adverb This rather prompted the question of why Apple had been so confident of its encryption powers. Was it merely naïve in its belief in its own technical competence? Blusteringly overconfident? — Michael Wolff

1513

First Known Use of blustering

1513



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