Bobadill, Captain

Bobadill, Captain

blustering braggadocio of yellow stripe. [Br. Lit.: Every Man in His Humour]

Bobadill, Captain

vainglorious braggart, vaunts achievements while rationalizing faintheartedness. [Br. Lit.: Every Man in His Humour]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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