bluster

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To blow in strong or sudden gusts
A gust of wind
Pompous, officious talk
To speak or protest loudly

When confronted by opposition his reaction was to bluster, which often cowed the meek.

Fitful noise and violence
{v} to roar, bully, hector, puff, swagger
{n} a roar, noise, tumult, great stir, boat
{i} noise of waves; noise of a strong wind; boastfulness; threat
a violent gusty wind noisy confusion and turbulence; "he was awakened by the bluster of their preparations"
Noisy and violent or threatening talk; noisy and boastful language
To blow fitfully with violence and noise, as wind; to be windy and boisterous, as the weather
vain and empty boasting
To utter, or do, with noisy violence; to force by blustering; to bully
a swaggering show of courage
show off
a violent gusty wind noisy confusion and turbulence; "he was awakened by the bluster of their preparations" blow hard; be gusty, as of wind; "A southeaster blustered onshore"; "The flames blustered
{f} rage, roar, storm; shout; boast, swagger
If you say that someone is blustering, you mean that they are speaking aggressively but without authority, often because they are angry or offended. `That's lunacy,' he blustered He was still blustering, but there was panic in his eyes. Bluster is also a noun. the bluster of the Conservatives' campaign
noisy confusion and turbulence; "he was awakened by the bluster of their preparations"
blow hard; be gusty, as of wind; "A southeaster blustered onshore"; "The flames blustered
To talk with noisy violence; to swagger, as a turbulent or boasting person; to act in a noisy, tumultuous way; to play the bully; to storm; to rage
a violent gusty wind
act in an arrogant, overly self-assured, or conceited manner
blow hard; be gusty, as of wind; "A southeaster blustered onshore"; "The flames blustered"
Fitful noise and violence, as of a storm; violent winds; boisterousness
blustering
Pompous or arrogant in one's speech or bearing
blusterer
{n} a noisy roaring person, a swaggerer
blustered
past of bluster
blusterer
A person who blusters
blusterer
{i} noisy bullying person
blusterer
One who, or that which, blusters; a noisy swaggerer
blusterers
plural of blusterer
blustering
{s} blowing in loud and abrupt bursts (as in "blustering winds"); boisterous
blustering
The process of blustering
blustering
Exhibiting noisy violence, as the wind; stormy; tumultuous
blustering
Uttering noisy threats; noisy and swaggering; boisterous
blustering
blowing in loud and abrupt bursts; "blustering (or blusterous) winds of Patagonia"; "a cold blustery day"; "a gusty storm with strong sudden rushes of wind"
blustering
present participle of bluster
blustering
Pompous or arrogant in ones speech or bearing
blustering
Engaged in the process of blustering
blusters
third-person singular of bluster
blusters
plural of bluster
blustery
{s} stormy; windy, blowing strongly
blustery
blowing in loud and abrupt bursts; "blustering (or blusterous) winds of Patagonia"; "a cold blustery day"; "a gusty storm with strong sudden rushes of wind"
blustery
noisily domineering; tending to browbeat others
blustery
Blustery weather is rough, windy, and often rainy, with the wind often changing in strength or direction. It's a cold night here, with intermittent rain showers and a blustery wind. a cool, blustery day. blustery weather is very windy
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