gasconade
[ gas-kuh-neyd ]
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Part of Speech noun
Origin + Etymology
Mid 17th century; French from French gasconnade, from gasconner ‘talk like a Gascon, brag’
Synonyms
  • advertise
  • brag
  • exaggerate
  • flaunt
  • gloat
Antonyms
  • conceal
  • hide
Definition
extravagant boasting
Example
The high school baseball player's gasconade after hitting multiple home runs quickly got on his fellow teammates' nerves.
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