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Victorian Slang of the Week

Volume 1, A-G, J.E.Lighter Editor

 

blowhard—obnoxiously boastful person or windbag, 1823.  References through end of the century

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1 Comment

  1. Erin Roof says:

    This is wonderful. I didn’t realize how old that word is–maybe because I was too busy being a blowhard.

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