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1. An expansible bag for holding gas.
2. Slang One given to empty or boastful talk.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
a person who talks in a voluble way, esp about unimportant matters
vb, -bags, -bagging or -bagged
(intr) Irish to talk in a voluble way, esp about unimportant matters
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. a bag for holding gas, as in a balloon or dirigible.
2. Slang. a talkative boastful person; windbag.
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Past participle: gasbagged
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|Noun||1.||gasbag - a boring person who talks a great deal about uninteresting topics|
|2.||gasbag - the bag containing the gas in a balloon|
bag - a flexible container with a single opening; "he stuffed his laundry into a large bag"
balloon - large tough nonrigid bag filled with gas or heated air
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
gasbag[ˈgæsˌbæg] n (fam) → chiacchierone/a
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