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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Magnificent display; splendor.

Usage examples (33)
  • Give me health and a day, and I will make the pomp of emperors ridiculous.
  • The flatterers of princes tell them whom they equal in pomp and grandeur.
  • When he makes a figure his fashion passes away, and his great pomp is but great fancy, Acts xxv.
  • I do not think it is the role of councillors to indulge in pomp and circumstance: we have been elected to do, not to show. for more
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