Mnemonic – Blow hard your own trumpet
Note – “Blow you own trumpet” is a popular phrase meaning to boast. Associate it with the word blowhard.
Word – Blowhard
a) talkative boaster
b) a person who boasts in an unpleasant way
Synonyms – blabbermouth, prattler, windbag
Antonyms – genuine
1 I wonder why girls are attracted to blowhards like him who are just full of gas.
2 I don’t think he is the dragon slayer, he’s just a blowhard claiming to be so for favors from the king.
3 I liked him fine until he narrated his blowhard story of killing sharks in the pacific.
4 I would rather be alone than listen to that blowhard‘s nonsense for an hour.
5 Aesop’s fable about the boy who cried wolf is a great example of what may happen to the blowhards.
Read the short fable here