altisonant definition

  • adjective:
    • High-sounding; lofty or pompous.
    • High-sounding; lofty or pompous.
    • High-sounding; lofty or pompous.
    • High-sounding; lofty or pompous.
  • others:
    • High-sounding; lofty or pompous, as language: since, “altisonant expressions,” Evelyn, Sylva (towards the Reader).
    • High-sounding; lofty or pompous, as language: because, “altisonant expressions,” Evelyn, Sylva (toward Reader).

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