Word of the Day

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bloviate (verb) – To discourse at length in a pompous or boastful manner.

source : The Free Dictionary

Etymology : 1857, American English, a Midwestern word for “to talk aimlessly and boastingly; to indulge in ‘high falutin’,” according to Farmer (1890), who seems to have been the only British lexicographer to notice it. He says it was based on blow.

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