gasbag


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gasbag

(găs′băg′)
n.
1. An expansible bag for holding gas.
2. Slang One given to empty or boastful talk.
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R101 (right, in its Cardington hangar) was originally 221m long but with the extra gasbag and bay its length increased to 237m.
The reality TV gasbag tried to fan the flames further by replying: "Dance for me people of Birmingham, dance.
I figured since every gasbag from the president to the Grand Poobah of Putterville has recently delivered their State of the Union, State of the State, State of the City and State of the Snollygoster speeches, why shouldn't I?
While you sipped your Manhattan or Old Fashioned, you could find yourself rubbing shoulders with the Duke and Duchess of Windsor (she a bit of a gasbag, he reticent), or Cole Porter, Gloria Guinness, Cecil Beaton, Truman Capote or an odd Vanderbilt.
Perhaps because I know this particular prison firsthand, I suspect that part of her must fantasize about breaking free--you know, turning to Chris Matthews during a commercial break and snarling, "Listen, you gasbag, Kennedy and Nixon are dead, OK?"
Gasbag The current owners have clearly stated that they''re only interested in larger airports which makes you wonder why they bothered to invest in the first place.
Libya's Mohammar Khadafi has become a farcical gasbag. Saddam was already a toothless tinhorn when we invaded.
The US President has polish, pizzazz and potential, though at present he remains more gasbag than Gandhi.
And if you traveled a little further than you planned and are running low on fuel, GasBag by Jamcode can help you find the best price for gas at nearby filling stations.
Literally and figuratively, there's no escaping the fact that Jessica Simpson is a genuine gasbag.