gasbag

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gasbag englannista suomeksi

  1. kaasupallo

  2. jaarittelija

  1. Substantiivi

  2. kaasupallo

  3. Verbi

gasbag englanniksi

  1. A bag or bladder to hold a reservoir of gas, as in a balloon.

  2. (quote-book)

  3. (quote-book)|year=1914|page=24|pageurl=https://books.google.com/books?vid=OCLC01239540&id=VjxAUINOShwC&pg=PA24&lpg=PA24&dq=gasbag&as_brr=1|oclc=221066587|passage=By this method of construction a considerable amount of support can be imparted to the gasbag, though it does not dispense with the services of the ballonet, as does the entirely rigid type.

  4. A lighter-than-air aircraft; a balloon or dirigible.

  5. A person who is overly garrulous or prone to making empty, unsupportable statements; a windbag.

  6. (quote-book)|year=1911|page=124|pageurl=https://books.google.com/books?vid=OCLC01593656&id=cWByH3gSTjUC&pg=PA124&lpg=PA124&dq=gasbag&as_brr=1|oclc=10524242|passage=Not that the Reverend James is absolutely a pretentious gasbag any more than Marchbanks is an inspired prophet. He has a definite, a positive part in the world's work.

  7. (quote-journal)|date=13 October 2012|passage=Most, however, do real work, undistracted by meetings and gasbag colleagues.

  8. To speak foolishly, pompously, or length; to blather.

  9. (quote-journal)|location=London|publisher=Arthur Pearson, 1st Baronet|C. Arthur Pearson|year=1910|volume=XXX|issue=II|page=71|oclc=1645313|passage="You're a swell at it. I'll allow that. And I'll provide the gas-bagging." / "The gas-bagging?" I inquired. "What exactly do you mean?" / "What do I mean, you dear old sober-sides?" said Lyne. “I mean that I will do all the bow-wowing(nb..)"

  10. (quote-book)|year=2002|isbn=978-1-931513-17-3|passage=Morning, noon, and night they gasbagged about every aspect of the operation.

  11. (quote-book)|year=2008|isbn=978-0-670-07191-3|passage=(..) Kingi spotted them and strode over. 'What are you two gasbagging about? Come on, join the party.' / 'We're not gasbagging, we're strategising,' Josie pointed out.