What is another word for blustering?

1968 synonyms found


[ blˈʌstəɹɪŋ], [ blˈʌstəɹɪŋ], [ b_l_ˈʌ_s_t_ə_ɹ_ɪ_ŋ]

Related words: strong blowing wind, high wind, stormy weather, thunderstorm, windy weather, fierce wind, hurricane

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    How to use "Blustering" in context?

    The word "blustering" generally connotes an air of anger, intimidation or arrogance. In someone's vocabulary, it may also be used as a means of expressingstrong feelings without actually verbalizing them. In its most basic form blustering is simply talking excessively in order to appear more powerful or dominate one's surroundings. However, when blustering manifests itself in a negative manner, it can often become uppity, rude and offensive. Additionally, it can often lead to arguments, misunderstandings and even violence. So, what is the root cause of blustering? And why do we do it?

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