Definition of Gasconade

1. Noun. An instance of boastful talk. "Whenever he won we were exposed to his gasconade"

Exact synonyms: Brag, Bragging, Crow, Crowing, Line-shooting, Vaporing
Generic synonyms: Boast, Boasting, Jactitation, Self-praise
Derivative terms: Brag, Braggy, Crow, Crow, Crow



2. Verb. Show off.

Definition of Gasconade

1. n. A boast or boasting; a vaunt; a bravado; a bragging; braggodocio.

2. v. i. To boast; to brag; to bluster.

Definition of Gasconade

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of gasconade) ¹

2. Verb. (alternative spelling of gasconade) ¹

3. Noun. Boastful talk. ¹

4. Verb. (obsolete derogatory) To talk boastfully. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Gasconade

1. [v -NADED, -NADING, -NADES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gasconade

gas truck
gas trucks
gas turbine
gas turbines
gas up
gas vacuole
gas vesicle
gas well
gasahol
gasahols
gasalier
gasaliers
gasbag
gasbags
gascon
gasconade (current term)
gasconaded
gasconader
gasconaders
gasconades
gasconading
gascons
gascoynes
gaseities
gaseity
gaselier
gaseliers
gaseous
gaseous mediastinography
gaseous nebula

Literary usage of Gasconade

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1. The Barite Deposits of Missouri and the Geology of the Barite District by William Arthur Tarr (1918)
"gasconade formation The gasconade formation includes dolomite, chert, ... The gasconade formation is chiefly in the southwestern and middle western parts of ..."

2. A History of Missouri by Eugene Morrow Violette (1918)
"The gasconade River bridge disaster of November 1, 1855, on the Pacific, is evidence of this haste ... At about noon the train reached the gasconade River. ..."

3. The Geography of the Ozark Highland of Missouri by Carl Ortwin Sauer (1920)
"The region is inclosed completely by ridges of gasconade and Potosi limestone. It includes four major basins, Fredericktown, Farmington, ..."

4. The American Cyclopædia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by Charles Anderson Dana (1874)
"gasconade, an E. county of ... the Missouri river, and intersected by the gasconade river; area, 540 sq. m.; pop. iu 1870, 10093, of whom 80 were colored. ..."

5. History of the United States from the Compromise of 1850 by James Ford Rhodes (1892)
"canvass, the speeches on the stump, the able discussion of the situation by the press, show that these menaces were regarded as Southern gasconade. ..."

6. History of the Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clark to by Meriwether Lewis, William Clark (1902)
"... Woman river— gasconade and Osage rivers described—Character of the Osage Indians—Curious traditionary account of their Origin— The party proceed and ..."

7. The Barite Deposits of Missouri and the Geology of the Barite District by William Arthur Tarr (1918)
"gasconade formation The gasconade formation includes dolomite, chert, ... The gasconade formation is chiefly in the southwestern and middle western parts of ..."

8. A History of Missouri by Eugene Morrow Violette (1918)
"The gasconade River bridge disaster of November 1, 1855, on the Pacific, is evidence of this haste ... At about noon the train reached the gasconade River. ..."

9. The Geography of the Ozark Highland of Missouri by Carl Ortwin Sauer (1920)
"The region is inclosed completely by ridges of gasconade and Potosi limestone. It includes four major basins, Fredericktown, Farmington, ..."

10. The American Cyclopædia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by Charles Anderson Dana (1874)
"gasconade, an E. county of ... the Missouri river, and intersected by the gasconade river; area, 540 sq. m.; pop. iu 1870, 10093, of whom 80 were colored. ..."

11. History of the United States from the Compromise of 1850 by James Ford Rhodes (1892)
"canvass, the speeches on the stump, the able discussion of the situation by the press, show that these menaces were regarded as Southern gasconade. ..."

12. History of the Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clark to by Meriwether Lewis, William Clark (1902)
"... Woman river— gasconade and Osage rivers described—Character of the Osage Indians—Curious traditionary account of their Origin— The party proceed and ..."

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