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Overview of adj grandiloquent

The adj grandiloquent has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. grandiloquent, magniloquent, tall

(lofty in style; "he engages in so much tall talk, one never really realizes what he is saying")

2. grandiloquent, overblown, pompous, pontifical, portentous

(puffed up with vanity; "a grandiloquent and boastful manner"; "overblown oratory"; "a pompous speech"; "pseudo-scientific gobbledygook and pontifical hooey"- Newsweek) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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