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bombastically

[ bom-bas-tik ]SEE DEFINITION OF bombastically

Synonyms for bombastically

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Antonyms for bombastically

  • humbly
  • modestly
  • quietly
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BOMBASTICALLY

"And we'll do some shooting, if we have to," added Tad, bombastically.

"'Twas a feat worthy of Hubert himself," said the Sheriff, bombastically, to the Prince.

He was moody, excitable, he drank more brandy than I was prepared to; he talked most bombastically.

WORD ORIGIN

1704, "inflated," from bombast + -ic. Meaning "given to bombastic language" is from 1727.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR BOMBASTICALLY

pompously

adverbpretentiously
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