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See definition of blusterous on Dictionary.com
  • as inbreezy
  • as innoisy
  • as inobstreperous

synonyms for blusterous

  • airy
  • blustery
  • gusty
  • stormy
  • blowing
  • blowy
  • drafty
  • fresh
  • squally

antonyms for blusterous

MOST RELEVANT
  • calm
  • difficult
  • peaceful
  • quiet
  • still
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    How to use blusterous in a sentence

    Yesterday morning I bathed in a snowstorm, this morning it was too terribly, howlingly blusterous to run out into it.
    WILDERNESS, A JOURNAL OF QUIET ADVENTURE IN ALASKAROCKWELL KENT
    His blusterous beginning ended in a speculating glance at her mouth.
    RHODA FLEMING, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
    The miller was a blusterous fellow, who could swear in lusty anger and laugh in boisterous sport in a single breath.
    A SON OF HAGARSIR HALL CAINE
    Blusterous Person (who has forced a cigar on unwilling Club acquaintance).
    PUNCH OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 158, MARCH 24, 1920.VARIOUS
    It is generally (not always) a more or less crazy idea, but one hails it as an oasis in the desert of blusterous commonplace.
    GEMS (?) OF GERMAN THOUGHTVARIOUS
    Hebron is, to use the expressive term of the Newfoundland fishermen, a "blusterous" place.
    WITH THE HARMONY TO LABRADORBENJAMIN LA TROBE
    Thomas Batchgrew's blusterous voice frankly showed acute irritation.
    THE PRICE OF LOVEARNOLD BENNETT
    A blusterous wind had risen during the day, and still continued to increase.
    TWO ON A TOWERTHOMAS HARDY
    He was blusterous and garrulous and, to Burgess' amazement, not at all amused.
    NEW FACESMYRA KELLY
    I had no idea it was she about whose character such blusterous words were being spoken.
    WORKING WITH THE WORKING WOMANCORNELIA STRATTON PARKER
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    WORDS RELATED TO BLUSTEROUS

    • airy
    • blowing
    • blowy
    • blusterous
    • blustery
    • drafty
    • fresh
    • gusty
    • squally
    • stormy
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