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(Figuratively) High-sounding words; a pompous or ostentatious manner of writing or speaking; language above the dignity of the occasion.
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  1. (Figuratively) High-sounding words; a pompous or ostentatious manner of writing or speaking; language above the dignity of the occasion.
  2. Grandiose or overpowering expression, as in music or painting.
  3. Grandiloquent, pompous speech or writing.
A pompous act, remark, etc.
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  1. A pompous act, remark, etc.
  2. The quality of being pompous; ostentation; self-importance
  3. The quality of being pompous; self-importance.
Grandiloquent, pompous speech or writing.
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  1. Grandiloquent, pompous speech or writing.
  2. Talk or writing that sounds grand or important but has little meaning; pompous language
  3. (Figuratively) High-sounding words; a pompous or ostentatious manner of writing or speaking; language above the dignity of the occasion.
  1. A trick or device to gain applause; humbug.
  2. Pretentious, insincere, or empty language:
  3. Absurd, insincere, or empty talk or writing
Pompous or bombastic speech or expression.
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  1. Pompous or bombastic speech or expression.
  2. Lofty, pompous or bombastic speech or writing
  1. The quality of being magniloquent; pompous discourse; grandiloquence.
  2. Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
The quality of being orotund.
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A criticism done by ranting.
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  1. A criticism done by ranting.
  2. An example of such speech or writing:
  3. Angry, emotionally charged, or tediously negative speech or writing:
The state or quality of being turgid
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  1. The state or quality of being turgid
Inflated and pompous in style.
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  1. Inflated and pompous in style.
  2. Splendid or brilliant, often affectedly so
  3. Of a golden color; gilded.
High-sounding but with little meaning.
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  1. High-sounding but with little meaning.
  2. (Archaic) Inflated, overfilled.
  3. (Of a person, their language or writing) showy in speech and given to using flowery or elaborate terms; grandiloquent; pompous
  1. Pretentiously lofty in style; bombastic.
  2. Marked by passion or pomposity; bombastic
  3. Pretentiously rhetorical; bombastic.
Covered or decorated with flowers
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  1. Covered or decorated with flowers
  2. Full of ornate or grandiloquent expressions; highly embellished:
  3. Of a speech or piece of writing: too complicated; elaborate; with grandiloquent expressions; bombastic; verbose.
Using high-flown, pompous, bombastic words and expressions
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  1. Using high-flown, pompous, bombastic words and expressions
Exceedingly lofty or exalted:
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  1. Exceedingly lofty or exalted:
  2. Highly pretentious or inflated:
  3. High-sounding but meaningless; bombastic
Sounding pretentious or impressive
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  1. Sounding pretentious or impressive
  2. Oratorial or even contrived sounding.
  3. Pretentiously impressive; pompous:
Lofty and extravagant in speech; grandiloquent.
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  1. Lofty and extravagant in speech; grandiloquent.
  2. Lofty, pompous, or grandiose in speech or style of expression
  3. Boastful or bombastic
Clear, strong, and deep; resonant
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  1. Clear, strong, and deep; resonant
  2. Bombastic or pompous
  3. Full in sound; sonorous:
Past the stage of full bloom:
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  1. Past the stage of full bloom:
  2. Pompous or bombastic
  3. Full of empty or pretentious language; bombastic:
Characterized by overelaborate or bombastic rhetoric.
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  1. Characterized by overelaborate or bombastic rhetoric.
  2. Using or characterized by mere rhetoric, or artificial eloquence; showy and elaborate in style
  3. Used for persuasive effect:
Produced in the manner of a sonorant.
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  1. Produced in the manner of a sonorant.
  2. Producing or capable of producing sound, esp. sound of full, deep, or rich quality; resonant
  3. Having a powerful, impressive sound; high-sounding
Increased in volume or size, as from inner pressure; blown up; distended; bulging
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  1. Increased in volume or size, as from inner pressure; blown up; distended; bulging
  2. Expanded by or as if by internal pressure; distended:
  3. Overblown; bombastic:
Find another word for fustian. In this page you can discover 31 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for fustian, like: bombast, ranting, pomposity, euphuism, wordiness, bombast, claptrap, grandiloquence, magniloquence, orotundity and rant.