Sententious synonyms

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Sharp; incisive; to the point, as an epigram
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The definition of concise is expressing briefly and clearly.
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Of, relating to, or containing aphorisms, maxims or epigrams; gnomic
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(Of a person, their language or writing) showy in speech and given to using flowery or elaborate terms; grandiloquent; pompous
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Marked by an unwarranted claim to importance or distinction.
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The definition of turgid is something swollen or bloated, or language or style that is designed to show-off.
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Made of fustian
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Marked by or given to extravagant, often tasteless display.
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Easily seen through because of a lack of subtlety; transparent:
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Given to oratory
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The definition of ornate is heavily decorated, very elaborate or showy.
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Short in time, duration, length, or extent.
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Containing or given to the use of epigrams.
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The definition of laconic refers to someone who doesn't talk a lot or uses very few words.
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Characteristic of or relating to a narrow-minded concern of the morals of others; self-righteous
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Terse and full of substance or meaning
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The definition of pompous is someone who has excessive self-esteem.
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Containing a large amount of shortening; flaky:
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The definition of terse is language that is brief and to the point.
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Find another word for sententious. In this page you can discover 21 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for sententious, like: pointed, concise, aphoristic, bombastic, pretentious, turgid, fustian, showy, obvious, oratorical and ornate.