Definition of high-blown in English:

high-blown

adjective

  • Inflated with conceit or vanity; grandiloquent, exaggerated.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in William Shakespeare (1564–1616), playwright and poet. From high + blown.

Pronunciation

high-blown

/ˈhʌɪbləʊn//ˌhʌɪˈbləʊn/