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gasconade

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boastful speech or writing
  • if you believe the gasconade of his memoirs, he pretty much won World War II on his own

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Synonyms & Antonyms of gasconade (Entry 2 of 2)

to praise or express pride in one's own possessions, qualities, or accomplishments often to excess
  • the Baron Münchausen was so notorious for gasconading about his purported exploits as soldier and hunter that his name has become synonymous with the telling of tall tales

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“Gasconade.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gasconade. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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