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gasbag

Meaning: a person who talks too much

For example:

  • Are you sure we should invite Betty? She's such a gasbag that no-one else will have a chance to say anything.

  • My wife's friend Gillian is such a gasbag. I swear, from the moment she arrives until the moment she leaves, she talks non-stop.

Quick Quiz:

People call me a gasbag because I
  1. have a lot of gas
  2. like to talk
  3. am quite overweight

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