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(Obs.) Extravagant; prodigal
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  1. (Obs.) Extravagant; prodigal
  2. Being beyond what is required or sufficient.
  3. Being more than is needed, useful, or wanted; surplus; excessive
Characterized by excess; being too much or too great; immoderate; inordinate
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  1. Characterized by excess; being too much or too great; immoderate; inordinate
  2. Exceeding a normal, usual, reasonable, or proper limit.
Plentiful; copious.
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  1. Plentiful; copious.
  2. Giving or given freely and abundantly; extravagant:
  3. Giving or pouring forth freely; generous, often to excess
Of or like flowers
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  1. Of or like flowers
  2. Of a speech or piece of writing: too complicated; elaborate; with grandiloquent expressions; bombastic; verbose.
  3. Full of figurative and ornate expressions and fine words
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.
Pompous and pretentious
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  1. Pompous and pretentious
  2. Made of fustian
  3. Pompous, bombastic, and ranting:
Using high-flown, pompous, bombastic words and expressions
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  1. Using high-flown, pompous, bombastic words and expressions
Extravagantly ambitious or aspiring
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  1. Extravagantly ambitious or aspiring
  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
Bombastic or pompous
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  1. Bombastic or pompous
  2. Clear, strong, and deep; resonant
  3. Full in sound; sonorous:
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. Having or producing a full, deep, or rich sound.
  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:
Of or having gas in the stomach or intestines
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  1. Of or having gas in the stomach or intestines
  2. Producing gas in the stomach or intestines, as certain foods
  3. Windy or empty in speech; pompous; pretentious
Higher that the true figure
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  1. Higher that the true figure
  2. Unduly enlarged or aggrandized; swollen:
  3. Hollow and enlarged:
Somewhat tumid.
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  1. Somewhat tumid.
  2. Becoming swollen; swelling.
Swollen; bulging
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  1. Swollen; bulging
  2. Swollen; distended. Used of a body part or organ.
  3. Inflated or pompous
Swollen; distended
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  1. Swollen; distended
  2. Excessively ornate or complex in style or language; grandiloquent:
  3. Swollen or distended, as from a fluid; bloated:
Characterized by or abounding in wind:
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  1. Characterized by or abounding in wind:
  2. Resembling the wind in speed, force, or variability:
  3. Lacking substance; empty:
Having an abundance or excess of flesh or fat.
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  1. Having an abundance or excess of flesh or fat.
  2. Fat and fleshy; stout; obese
Prosperous; wealthy:
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  1. Prosperous; wealthy:
  2. Yielding profit or plenty; lucrative or rewarding:
  3. Having an abundance or amplitude; well-stocked:
Characteristic of fat; greasy.
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  1. Characteristic of fat; greasy.
  2. Resembling fat; greasy; oily
  3. Containing or composed of fat:
Having a juicy or pulpy texture:
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  1. Having a juicy or pulpy texture:
  2. Having much flesh; fat; plump
  3. Relating to, consisting of, or resembling flesh:
Overweight; corpulent:
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  1. Overweight; corpulent:
  2. On a large scale; not fine or detailed:
  3. Big or fat and coarse-looking; corpulent; obese
Having excessive body weight caused by the accumulation of fat; extremely fat.
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  1. Having excessive body weight caused by the accumulation of fat; extremely fat.
  2. Very fat; stout; corpulent
Above the normal, desirable, or allowed weight
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  1. Above the normal, desirable, or allowed weight
  2. (Finance) Holding or containing relatively more of a specified asset, security, etc., as in relation to some benchmark
  3. Weighing more than is normal, necessary, or allowed, especially having more body weight than is considered normal or healthy for one's age or build.
Of or resembling swine or a pig:
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  1. Of or resembling swine or a pig:
  2. Relating to or resembling pigs.
  3. Of or like pigs or hogs
Large and heavy in a dignified and stately way
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  1. Large and heavy in a dignified and stately way
  2. Stout; corpulent
  3. Having a round, stout body.
Strong in body; sturdy
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  1. Strong in body; sturdy
  2. Thick or strong in structure or substance; solid or substantial:
  3. Fat; thickset; corpulent
Adapted to turn the balance in the mind, or to convince; important; forcible; serious; momentous.
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  1. Adapted to turn the balance in the mind, or to convince; important; forcible; serious; momentous.
  2. Having much weight; very heavy; ponderous
  3. Having weight; heavy; ponderous; as, a weighty body.
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