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Traditionally, headsets are tuned to deliver bass-heavy audio that complements the bombastic experiences that games like Call of Duty and Madden provide.

It’s a place of bombastic contrast, from landscape to weather to wealth inequality.

From Vox

Yes, there was, and it was Oliver Stone’s pompous and bombastic Vietnam drama.

The bombastic entrepreneur made the mistake of openly criticizing China’s regulators, accusing them of operating with a “pawnshop mentality” on stage at an industry conference.

From Fortune

Though her party has roots in Italy’s postwar neo-Fascist movement, Meloni has projected a more moderate and serious image during the coronavirus crisis than the bombastic Salvini and has started to gain significant ground in the centre of Italy.

From Ozy

It opens with a bombastic set piece, but it was far less compelling than many of the little, dialogue-driven conflicts that arose.

Others seemed to be performing bombastic recitals of their grievances as if they were ill-trained actors or undercover agents.

In a TiVo age, who watches political ads anyway, no matter how specious or bombastic?

The yellow ticking clock that punctuates every episode of 24 is simultaneously bombastic, methodical, menacing, and relentless.

And most live music is bombastic, because that's the only way to make money in 2014.

And to think, in a moment of spite, I'd have given it to that bombastic warrior!

I do not mean conventional superiority or bombastic assumption, but what you really believe to be good and noble.

It is true that Culpeper's Herbal appeared later, but this bombastic work was of no botanical value.

He stands in violent contrast with the bombastic heroes of all times—modest, gentle-hearted, and always approachable.

Little drops of water is better than all 167 that bombastic stuff.


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On this page you'll find 67 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to bombastic, such as: grandiose, histrionic, histrionical, rhapsodic, aureate, and balderdash.

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