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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
noun: Pompous speech or writing.
From Old French bombace (cotton padding), from Latin bombax (cotton). Also see bombastic.
"The much-unloved advertising slogan proclaiming Scotland as 'The Best
Small Country in the World' is ... seen to combine the worst of both
bombast and cringe."
A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it. -Oscar Wilde, writer (1854-1900)