vaporing

noun
va·​por·​ing | \ ˈvā-p(ə-)riŋ How to pronounce vaporing (audio) \

Definition of vaporing

: the act or speech of one that vapors specifically : an idle, extravagant, or high-flown expression or speech usually used in plural

First Known Use of vaporing

circa 1630, in the meaning defined above

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“Vaporing.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vaporing. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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