gasconade

  • 1 Gasconade [1] — Gasconade, 1) Fluß im Staate Missouri (Nordamerika) entspringt in der Grafschaft Wriht in mehreren Quellen (Osage, Robidoux u. Big Piney Forks) u. mündet in der Grafschaft Gasconade in den Missouri River; 15 Meil. für Dampfboote schiffbar; an… …

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  • 2 Gasconade — Gasconade, MO U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 267 Housing Units (2000): 141 Land area (2000): 0.208511 sq. miles (0.540042 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.208511 sq. miles (0.540042 sq …

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  • 3 Gasconade, MO — U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 267 Housing Units (2000): 141 Land area (2000): 0.208511 sq. miles (0.540042 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.208511 sq. miles (0.540042 sq. km) FIPS… …

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  • 4 gasconade — 1709 (n.); 1727 (v.), from Fr. gasconade (see GASCON (Cf. Gascon) + ADE (Cf. ade)); from gasconner (16c.) to boast, brag, lit. to talk like a Gascon …

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  • 5 Gasconade — Gas con*ade , n. [F. gasconnade, from Gascon an inhabitant of Gascony, the people of which were noted for boasting.] A boast or boasting; a vaunt; a bravado; a bragging; braggodocio. Swift. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 6 Gasconade — Gas con*ade , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Gasconaded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gasconading}.] To boast; to brag; to bluster. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 7 Gasconade [2] — Gasconade, Aufschneiderei, s.u. Gascogne …

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  • 8 gasconade — index exaggeration, jactation, rodomontade Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 9 gasconade — vb vaunt, *boast, brag, crow …

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  • 10 gasconade — [gas΄kə nād′] n. [Fr gasconnade: see GASCON & ADE] boastful or blustering talk vi. gasconaded, gasconading to boast or bluster …

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

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  • 12 gasconade — noun /ɡaskəˈneɪd/ Boastful talk. This Gasconade surprised Le Maitre Youll see, said he, whispering to me, that he does not know a single note. Syn: bluster, boast …

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  • 13 Gasconade — Sp Gaskonedas Ap Gasconade L u., apyg. JAV (Misūrio v ja) …

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  • 14 gasconade — I noun an instance of boastful talk his brag is worse than his fight whenever he won we were exposed to his gasconade • Syn: ↑brag, ↑bragging, ↑crow, ↑crowing, ↑vaporing, ↑ …

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  • 15 Gasconade — geographical name river 265 miles (426 kilometers) S central Missouri flowing NE into Missouri River …

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  • 16 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] * * * …

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  • 17 gasconade — Synonyms and related words: blow, bluff, bluster, bluster and bluff, boast, bounce, brag, bully, cock a doodle doo, crow, draw the longbow, flourish, hector, intimidate, mouth, out herod Herod, prate, puff, rage, rant, rave, rodomontade, roister …

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  • 18 gasconade — (Roget s Thesaurus II) I noun An act of boasting: boast, brag, braggadocio, fanfaronade, rodomontade, vaunt. Informal: blow1. See PRAISE. II verb To talk with excessive pride: boast, brag, crow, rodomontade, vaunt. Informal: blow1. See PRAISE …

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  • 19 gasconade — n. boastfulness; extravagant boasting; arrogance, pompousness v. boast, brag, shoot a line, vaunt, show off …

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  • 20 gasconade —    (gahss koh NAHD) [French: from Gascony, a former province in France] Boastful talk; bluster …

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