Definitions of “Claptrap”If the answer you seek is not in the answers above these definitions may help solving your crossword puzzle.
• Showy language designed to gain praise
• Contrived for the purpose of making a show, or gaining applause
• Any artifice or expedient for winning applause or impressing the public
• Pretentious but insincere or empty language: His speeches seem erudite but analysis reveals them to be mere claptrap