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"Fustian Meaning In Bengali"

Fustian (noun) - কার্পাস বস্ত্র; বড় বড় কথায় ভরা উক্তি, শব্দাড়ম্বর

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Fustian Meaning in Bengali. Fustian শব্দের বাংলা অর্থ কি? English to Bangla online dictionary "Fustian meaning in bengali". Google Translate "Fustian".

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Fustian বাংলা অর্থ. What is the meaning of Fustian in English? What does Fustian mean? What is another word for Fustian? Definition at online dictionary.

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Similar Words: fustian, fustianise, fustianised, fustianises, fustianish, fustianising, fustianist, fustianists, fustianize, fustianized,

Fustian Example in a sentence

Fustian Example in a sentence:

Example Sentences for fustian

At length the candle was brought by the man in the fustian coat.

For I heartily despised all that fustian trumpery of the age.

This same year a novelty was introduced in France in the shape of a fustian (linen) bag for infusing ground coffee.

Yes, there were swells here, ball-room coxcombs in fustian and felt.

He wore a gipon of fustian, all stained by his habergeon; for he had only just arrived home from a long voyage.

Then he pulled his fustian coat aside and pointed to his side.

"Fustian jacket or not, he had a good head on his shoulders," remarked one.

"In a fine frenzy rolling," their eyes may fasten on fustian.

They flounder about between fustian in expression and bathos in sentiment.

It was all talk—all wind—all fustian—all bombast—all theory.

Fustian History and Origin

History of: Fustian

Word Origin & History

fustian "thick cotton cloth," c.1200, from O.Fr. fustaigne, from M.L. fustaneum, probably from L. fustis "staff, stick of wood," probably a loan-translation of Gk. xylina lina "linens of wood" (i.e. "cotton"), but the M.L. word is also derived from Fostat, town near Cairo where this cloth was manufactured. Figurative sense of "pompous, inflated language" first recorded c.1590.

Fustian Synonyms

pontifical ranting arrogant boastful bombastic conceited flaunting high and mighty highfalutin lofty ostentatious portentous pretentious self-centered self-important vain vainglorious puffed up

Fustian Definition

a stout fabric of cotton and flax.
a fabric of stout twilled cotton or of cotton and low-quality wool, with a short nap or pile.
inflated or turgid language in writing or speaking:
Fustian can't disguise the author's meager plot.
made of fustian:
a fustian coat; fustian bed linen.
pompous or bombastic, as language:
fustian melodrama.
worthless; cheap:
fustian knaves and dupes.

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