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overblown

adjective over·blown \ ˌō-vər-ˈblōn \

Definition of overblown

: past the prime of bloom
  • overblown roses

Origin and Etymology of overblown


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overblown

adjective

Definition of overblown

1 : excessively large in girth : portly
2 : inflated
  • overblown claims
  • overblown rhetoric
; also : pretentious

Origin and Etymology of overblown



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