blowhard blowhard  /b ˈloʊ ˌhɑrd/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a very boastful and talkative person

Usage(s):

  1. He picks himself up and gets back in the race that's life, or Sinatra's blowhard version of it anyway.
  2. But sharp writing and Colbert's wholehearted inhabiting of his blowhard alter ego showed that there's as much potential in mocking cable opinion shows as in the news itself.
  3. But Scheer is no blowhard.

News

  1. 'Hunger Games' Star Wes Bentley Joins HBO's Ryan Murphy Pilot

    By Jethro Nededog LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Gearing up for production this fall, "Glee" and "American Horror Story" co-creator Ryan Murphy and "Dexter's" Lauren Gussis' HBO drama pilot, "Open," has cast Wes Bentley. TheWrap has learned that Bentley will play Evan Foster. The character is described as "handsome and knows it, arrogant and completely charismatic, a bit of a blowhard who loves ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Wes Bentley To Star In Ryan Murphy’s HBO Pilot ‘Open’

    Wes Bentley ( The Hunger Games ) is set to star in Open , HBO’s drama pilot from Glee and American Horror Story co-creator Ryan Murphy . The project, which Murphy co-wrote with Lauren Gussis , is described as a modern, provocative exploration of human sexuality and relationships. Bentley will play the handsome but arrogant Evan Foster, a bit of a blowhard who loves espousing his theories on ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

Quotes

  1. Sharing some french bread pizza from Scranton, PA with reporters aboard his press plane, the Democratic VP nominee laughed off reports that Bush adviser Karl Rove called him a "big blowhard doofus" at the Republican National Convention today.
    on Sep 1, 2008 By: Karl Rove Source: FOXNews

  2. "Oh, and we are trying to keep tabs on how many times our folicly (sic) challenged friend CHB uses the word 'Blowhard' in reference to me," Schilling wrote. "The over-under on the season is 100, and I think she's bypassed that already."
    on Oct 20, 2007 By: Curt Schilling Source: Chicago Tribune

  3. "Once Toto parts the curtain, the Wizard of Oz can never be the wizard again," Rich wrote. "He is forever Professor Marvel, blowhard and snake-oil salesman. Hurricane Katrina, which is likely to endure in the American psyche as long as L....
    on Sep 22, 2005 By: Frank Rich Source: Consortium News

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