gasbag gasbag

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a boring person who talks a great deal about uninteresting topics
  2. (n) the bag containing the gas in a balloon

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Usage(s):

  1. It's a tribute to how well Colbert, 41, plays his gasbag alter ego--or to how annoyed his viewers are with the real-life gasbags whom he nails right down to their graphics.
  2. Some self-pleased gasbag was always bombinating lengthily about his new airtight Jotul 118 or Vermont Castings Defiant or Fisher Papa Bear.
  3. So, yeah; the drug-addled gasbag named Rush Limbaugh is the de facto leader of the wingnuts, encompassing the GOP and all points further to the right.

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  • "Yes, [Mr. Biden] helps balance Mr. Obama's inexperience on foreign policy, but he also reminds people of it," Mr. Goldberg writes. "Yes, Mr. Biden could conceivably be effective as an attack dog. But Mr. Biden is such a gasbag he makes the...
    on Aug 26, 2008 By: Jonah Goldberg Source: Dallas Morning News

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