gasbag

noun gas·bag \ ˈgas-ˌbag \
|Updated on: 23 Jun 2018

Definition of gasbag

1 : a bag for holding gas
2 informal : an idle or garrulous talker

Examples of gasbag in a Sentence

  1. that gasbag will talk your ear off about anything

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First Known Use of gasbag

1827

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Definition of gasbag for English Language Learners

  • : a person who talks too much


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