Gasconader
Gasconader Gas`con*ad"er, n. A great boaster; a blusterer. [1913 Webster]

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  • gasconader — noun see gasconade …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • gasconader — See gasconade. * * * …   Universalium

  • gasconader — n. Boaster, braggart, blusterer, vaporer, fanfaron …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • gasconader — gas·con·ad·er …   English syllables

  • gasconader — də(r) noun ( s) : one that gasconades * * * gasconādˈer noun • • • Main Entry: ↑Gascon …   Useful english dictionary

  • gasconade — gasconader, n. /gas keuh nayd /, n., v., gasconaded, gasconading. n. 1. extravagant boasting; boastful talk. v.i. 2. to boast extravagantly; bluster. [1700 10; < F gasconnade, deriv. of gasconner to boast, chatter. See GASCON, ADE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • gasconade — noun Etymology: French gasconnade, from gasconner to boast, from gascon Gascon, boaster Date: 1709 bravado, boasting • gasconade intransitive verb • gasconader noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • big mouth — Synonyms and related words: Captain Bobadil, Gascon, Texan, blower, blowhard, blusterer, boaster, brag, braggadocio, braggart, candor, communicativeness, conversableness, effusion, effusiveness, fanfaron, flow of words, flowing tongue, fluency,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • blower — Synonyms and related words: Captain Bobadil, Gascon, Texan, aerator, air conditioner, air cooler, air filter, air passage, bellows, big mouth, blowgun, blowhard, blowpipe, blowtube, blusterer, boaster, brag, braggadocio, braggart, cooling system …   Moby Thesaurus

  • blowhard — Synonyms and related words: Captain Bobadil, Gascon, Texan, big mouth, blower, blusterer, boaster, brag, braggadocio, braggart, fanfaron, gasbag, gasconader, hector, hot air artist, miles gloriosus, rodomontade, windbag, windjammer, windy …   Moby Thesaurus

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