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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Puffed up with vanity; Lofty in style.

Usage examples (26)
  • He talks in a grandiloquent and boastful manner.
  • Her memoir was called Living History, though she habitually fails to live up to the title's grandiloquent claim.
  • It would seem that the grandiloquent dedications prevalent in those days had not escaped her youthful penetration.
  • A grandiloquent and boastful manner for more
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