- Johnson's expression is manly, vigorous, grandiloquent and bombastic.
- ‘He knows his stuff but he's extraordinarily bombastic,’ cautioned one art critic.
- The exchanges themselves are unsubtle and bombastic.
- Students' formal vocabulary can be quite extensive and the more advanced sometimes produce somewhat bombastic performances.
- Given the star's history of bombastic public behavior, she may be greeted with skepticism about her intent.