Verboticism: Pompbastic

Pompbastic

Created by: Stevenson0

Definition: v. To demonstrate your superior knowledge and intellect by using complex, confusing and mind-numbingly stupid jargon. n. A person who uses big words to inflate their unusually small ideas.

Pronunciation: pomp/bas/tic

Sentence: Petty, pushy, pathetic Paul, the executive assistant of the boss, takes an annoyingly pompbastic approach to simple office memos, aggrandizing them with complicated, enigmatic, esoteric and over-bearing verboseness that royally pisses every body off.

Etymology: POMPBASTIC - from POMPOUS (excessive self-esteem; pretentious) + BOMBASTIC (high-sounding; high-flown; inflated)

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Comments: Pompbastic

metrohumanx - 2008-12-31: 00:57:00
Right ON, Big "O"! I can see this definition is going to evoke a lot of verbotomistic primal screams.

OZZIEBOB - 2009-01-01: 00:21:00
A good verbotomy.