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a very boastful and talkative person

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DICK: So, you used us to get regeneration technology up and running, and now you're going to have us sell freeze-dried blowhards for the boob tube.
The art-world folk, of course, are high-toned blowhards gleeful over the real, bad taste of The People and the exoticism of everyday life in Baltimore.
While they initially do consider killing Pis, they decide instead, perhaps like the island itself, to outwait and outwit this latest in a long line of petty capitalist blowhards.
And turn-of-the-century blowhards enshrined "strenuous manhood" because their workaday lives were so sedentary.
It's NOT wankers and blowhards making up lies about themselves and trying to seduce women," says E.
And it could end up with Britain staying in all the parts of the EU that blowhards like Nigel Farage so despise.
At times they look as surprised as we are but Sarah Boyack and Neil Findlay should be commended for stepping up when so many of their party's self–styled big–hitters and blowhards are giving their shoe–laces the hard stare, as if their boots might suddenly reveal how to save a once–proud party from peril.
For anyone who has ever longed to see one of those hatemongering, rightwing blowhards get their comeuppance, Robin Lamont's Wright for America is that revenge fantasy come to print.
But that still puts him behind such professional blowhards as Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity and even Michael Savage.
IT used to deliver 110%, did The Apprentice, with its parade of shameless chancers, blaggers, blowhards and freakishly ambitious white-collar fantasists, strutting about reciting gobbets of dopey hyperbole from the CVs swirling about their internal My Documents folder.
So many of them were boring blowhards who insisted on talking down to children that I'd have welcomed their adieus before they even got started.
It's better when self-important blowhards win, thank L.
Schiavo's case may seem extreme, especially in light of the tawdry exploitation she's been subjected to by cynical politicians and talk-show blowhards, but her lack of clear guidance about her intentions is the rule rather than the exception.
After an adult lifetime of proud political correctness, have I turned into one of those blowhards who can't let justice take its course before choosing a side for all the wrong reasons?
It's bad enough having to gnaw on the inedible beef au jus and starchy carrot sticks while listening to blowhards like Bill Parcells, Pat Riley, and Phil Jackson gloat about their successes.