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blow-hard

[ bloh-hahrd ]
/ ˈbloʊˌhɑrd /
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noun Slang.

an exceptionally boastful and talkative person.

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Origin of blow-hard

An Americanism dating back to 1850–55
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British Dictionary definitions for blow-hard

blowhard
/ (ˈbləʊˌhɑːd) informal /

noun

a boastful person

adjective

blustering or boastful
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