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Overview of adj pompous

The adj pompous has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (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)

2. pompous, ceremonious

(characterized by pomp and ceremony and stately display) © 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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