grandiloquence definition

  • noun:
    • Pompous or bombastic message or appearance.
    • lofty, pompous or bombastic address or writing
    • making use of lofty terms or expressions; bombast; -- generally in a bad good sense.
    • the problem or quality of being grandiloquent; lofty message or appearance; bombast.
    • high-flown style; extortionate utilization of verbal ornamentation

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