windbag

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noun wind·bag \ˈwin(d)-ˌbag\

Definition of windbag

  1. :  an exhaustively talkative person

Examples of windbag in a Sentence

  1. with a windbag like that, who needs a wind farm to meet our energy needs?

1827

First Known Use of windbag

1827


WINDBAG Defined for English Language Learners

windbag

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noun wind·bag \ˈwin(d)-ˌbag\

Definition of windbag for English Language Learners

  • : a person who talks too much



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