The Sill Podcast
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TSP082 - Digging Words: BRAGGADOCIO - Bigger, yet often smaller, than life.
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TSP082 – Digging Words: BRAGGADOCIO – Bigger, yet often smaller, than life. First used in 1590, the word ‘Braggadocio’ has come to represent the epitome of human vanity. Our history and our modern world is replete with examples of this rarely used and archaic word.

Duration – 27:29

VoxBox: Audio segments from YouTube – Muhammad Ali clips, The Braggarts Dilemma & Donald Trump clips.

Music Credit: Carly Simon – You’re So Vain

Posted: February 4, 2019

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Uta
Uta
2 years ago

Hi Harry and Peter
Just had lunch while listening to the podcast. This is now my new midday ritual. Food for the tummy and food for the mind. Keep it cookin’