blowing smoke

present participle of blow smoke

Synonyms & Antonyms of blowing smoke

1 to praise or express pride in one's own possessions, qualities, or accomplishments often to excess
  • He's been blowing smoke about his accomplishments all afternoon.

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2 to engage in casual or rambling conversation
  • She has a habit of blowing smoke when she gets nervous.

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blowing (out)

blowing smoke

blowing the whistle (on)

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“Blowing smoke.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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