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Pomposity synonyms
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The act of presuming or accepting something as true:
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  1. The act of presuming or accepting something as true:
  2. (Law) A conclusion applied by law as to the correctness of some fact, ordinarily subject to rebuttal by contrary evidence.
  3. A legal assumption that something is a fact based upon another proven fact or set thereof. The presumption is given sufficient weight, once established, that an even greater amount of evidence to the contrary would be needed in order to contravene it. It has the effect of shifting the burden of proof or that of producing evidence to the opposing party. See inference. A legal assumption that something is a fact based upon another proven fact or set thereof. The presumption is given sufficient weight, once established, that an even greater amount of evidence to the contrary would be needed in order to contravene it. It has the effect of shifting the burden of proof or that of producing evidence to the opposing party. See inference.
An exaggerated opinion of oneself, one's merits, etc.; vanity
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  1. An exaggerated opinion of oneself, one's merits, etc.; vanity
  2. A fanciful or witty expression or notion; often, specif., a striking and elaborate metaphor, sometimes one regarded, esp. formerly, as strained and arbitrary
  3. (--- Obsolete) The result of intellectual activity; a thought or an opinion.
An excessive degree of confidence
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Nonsense.
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  1. Nonsense.
  2. (Archaic) A worthless mixture, especially of liquors.
  3. Senseless talk or writing; nonsense
The unwarranted assumption that one is deserving of merit, or behavior indicative of such an assumption; pretentiousness:
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  1. The unwarranted assumption that one is deserving of merit, or behavior indicative of such an assumption; pretentiousness:
  2. Assertion of a claim
  3. A claim to something, such as a skill or profession:
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.
The state or condition of being grandiose.
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  1. The state or condition of being grandiose.
The state of being grandiose (pompous or pretentious).
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  1. The state of being grandiose (pompous or pretentious).
(Archaic) The act or an instance of showing; an exhibition.
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  1. (Archaic) The act or an instance of showing; an exhibition.
  2. Pretentious display meant to impress others; pretentious showiness.
  3. Showy display, as of wealth or knowledge; pretentiousness
The quality of being pompous
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The unwarranted assumption that one is deserving of merit, or behavior indicative of such an assumption; pretentiousness:
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  1. The unwarranted assumption that one is deserving of merit, or behavior indicative of such an assumption; pretentiousness:
  2. Assertion of a claim
  3. Pretentiousness; ostentation
The quality of being pretentious.
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Find another word for pomposity. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for pomposity, like: presumption, conceit, overconfidence, balderdash, pretension, bombast, arrogance, nonsense, grandioseness, grandiosity and ostentation.