Synonyms for blustering
- ride the high horse
- shoot off one's mouth
- show off
- talk big
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BLUSTERING
Burke broke in impatiently, with his blustering fashion of address.
He felt suddenly young and futile; his just rage turned to blustering in his ears.
Not blustering, you know, but firm and confident in ourselves.'
Twas very dark and blustering and dismally cold at that time.
I wondered in what harbor he lay, in the blustering night, or off what coast he tossed.
Within, was light and cheer; without, A blustering winter's right.
It was at the end of a blustering day, with the night falling thick.
He was still bristling and blustering, as if all the maids were remarking him.
Old John had been a Tartar, a blustering baron of the timberlands.
Some very cold, blustering days he will probably not leave his retreat at all.