Bombastic in a sentence

Definition of Bombastic

(of a person, their language or writing) showy in speech and given to using flowery or elaborate terms; grandiloquent; pompous | High-sounding but with little meaning. | (archaic) Inflated, overfilled.

How to use Bombastic in a Sentence?

  • It is so bombastic that it seems somehow like an assumed name, or as if the creature had been born on the stage.
  • His rounded periods and bombastic utterances were quoted with delight by those who thought that history was not history unless it was bombastic.
  • This extraordinary jargon, couched in a bombastic style, was virtually unintelligible to the masses.
  • Has even modern melodrama quite lost that immortal type of the ranting, bombastic tyrant and villain?
  • The short writings of my comrade are gladsome to my heart; let the populace rejoice in bombastic Antimachus.
  • For any man therefore, when not in the field, to strut about with a loaded weapon in his possession now-a-days is simply bombastic tomfoolery.
  • From his bombastic conversation, we soon saw that he was a man of no education whatever, and he ended up by saying that if we refused to obey we had only death to expect.
  • He had quite recovered his bombastic tone, only he had learnt by bitter experience to quell it, except when addressing his son, who was too good-tempered to resent it.

Short Example Sentence for Bombastic

  • Their compositions are bombastic and full of metaphors.
  • It was wordy, bombastic and slangy.
  • There is a bombastic praise of all her material and spiritual perfections.
  • This rhetoric of thine to me Hath a somewhat bombastic savor.
  • The lame reliance of Mexico upon bombastic proclamations was again adopted.

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