Synonyms and Antonyms of bombastic
marked by the use of impressive-sounding but mostly meaningless words and phrases a bombastic speech intended to impress the voters in her congressional district Synonyms of bombastic rhetorical, flatulent, fustian, gaseous, gassy, grandiloquent, oratorical, orotund, windyWords Related to bombastic bloated, elevated, florid, flowery, grandiose, highfalutin (also hifalutin), high-flown, high-sounding, inflated, lofty, ornate, pompous, pontifical, pretentious, stilted, tumid, turgid; overdone, verbose, wordyNear Antonyms of bombastic eloquent, well-spoken; bald, direct, matter-of-fact, plain, plainspoken, simple, stark, straightforward, unadorned, unaffected, unpretentiousAntonyms of bombastic unrhetorical
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