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adjective as in blowy

adjective as in bullying

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adjective as in gusty

adjective as in loudmouthed

adjective as in wild

adjective as in windy

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Example Sentences

Basically, Khrushchev was his usual blustering long-winded self and there was no way that David could stop him.

But the movie MacGruber is a jerk, a blustering phony—the Michael Scott of bomb-defusing.

Faced with strong pressure, Iran was overreacting and blustering, diplomats said.

It was a chill, blustering day, and although the rain held off, the heavens were black with the promise of more to come.

She knew that he loved her—a frank, blustering fellow without guile enough to conceal his feelings, and no desire to do so.

She was always talking and blustering about her famly, the celebrity of the Buckmasters, and the antickety of the Slamcoes.

If you hadn't come in blustering, I should have told you so.

That snap was the signal for his blustering to take flight for he was an arrant coward at heart.


On this page you'll find 662 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to blustering, such as: blowing, blustery, breezy, gusty, squally, and windy.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.