Part of speech:
Talk or writing that sounds grand or important but has little meaning; pompous language
The quality of being pompous; ostentation; self-importance
Affected elegance of language.
Pompous or bombastic speech or expression.
Splendid or brilliant, often affectedly so
Marked by passion or pomposity; bombastic
Using high-flown, pompous, bombastic words and expressions
Exceedingly lofty or exalted:
Lofty and extravagant in speech; grandiloquent.
Characterized by fullness, clarity, strength, and smoothness of sound.
Used for persuasive effect:
Having or producing a full, deep, or rich sound.
Something free of ornamentation or extraneous matter.
(Zoology) A slender, tubular, or bristlelike process:
Pretentious, pompous speech or writing
Worthless nonsense; drivel.
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