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gasconade

noun

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  1. boastful speech or writing if you believe the gasconade of his memoirs, he pretty much won World War II on his own Synonyms of gasconade bluster, brag, braggadocio, bull [slang], cockalorum, fanfaronade, gas, bombast, grandiloquence, hot air, magniloquence, rant, rodomontade (also rhodomontade)Words Related to gasconade oratory, rhapsody, rhetoric; pomposity, turgidity, wind; bloviation, verbosity, windiness; babble, blab, chatter, drivel, gabble, gibber, gibberish, jabber, prattle; jawing, patter, prating, yammering; egotism, self-conceit, self-importance, swagger, vaunt


gasconade

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of gasconade

  1. 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 Synonyms of gasconade blow, brag, bull [slang], crow, boast, swagger, vapor, vauntWords Related to gasconade bluster, harangue, puff; pride; gush; exult, glory, rejoice; brandish, display, exhibit, expose, flaunt, glorify, parade, show off; magnify, maximizeNear Antonyms of gasconade belittle, deprecate, diminish, discount, laugh off, minimize, play down, pooh-pooh (also pooh), shrug off, underrate, undervalue; bemoan, lament, mourn, regret


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