high-sounding definition

  • adjective:
    • Pretentiously impressive; pompous: high-sounding oratory.
    • Having an increased or moralistic tone.
    • Oratorial and sometimes even contrived sounding.
    • Pompous; noisy; ostentatious.
    • pretentious (especially with regard to language or ideals)
  • others:
    • Resonant.
    • Of pompous or pretentious import; having an imposing noise: as, high-sounding brands.

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