bombastically bombastically


  1. (adv) in a turgid manner
  2. (adv) in a grandiose manner



  1. Spectacularly he took over the strategic island of Majorca as a bombing base, bombastically he bragged about the brave exploits of his legionnaires.
  2. For every maneuver of eyebrow, every musical tremor of voice, every curdling glance which he can devise, the late Bulwer-Lytton provides an accompaniment bombastically in keeping.
  3. Laval spoke bombastically of a legion of youth to recapture Algeria.


  • Georges St-Pierre: I know I'm going to get hit by Johny Hendricks, and I'm not scared of it

    The specter of Johny Hendricks ' herculean left hand is hard to escape these days. Those UFC 167 promos, the ones bombastically splicing shots of Jon Fitch's demise and Martin Kampmann tumbling backward like a redwood, while a ferocious Hendricks trembles with strength, a Spartan playing to the crowd -- those promos run hundreds of times a week. So yes, Georges St-Pierre has seen those promos ...
    on November 12, 2013     Source: SB Nation


  1. "He's a very inspired choice for a movie like this because he's very specific and precise and he's very psychologically clear," Owen said of Hafstrom. "And for a movie like this, which you could do very bombastically - a big,...
    on Nov 10, 2005 By: Clive Owen Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. "He wanted to go out modestly, not bombastically," Sellars says.
    on Dec 16, 2009 By: Peter Sellars Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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