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Adjective
Affectedly grand, solemn, or self-important
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“It is here that Nazneen is to spend the rest of her days married to Chanu Babu - a pompous yet discreetly sensitive man twenty years her senior.”
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Having an exaggerated perception of one's positive qualities
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Foolishly grand in style
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“She winced at his pompous phraseology.”
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Of exaggerated importance or value
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Overly formal, pompous or conventional
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Tending toward excessive moralization
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Impressive or grand in size, appearance, or manner
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Having a striking appearance or style, typically by being excessively bright, colourful, or ostentatious
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Exaggerated and excessively dramatic
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Characterized by fullness, clarity, strength, and smoothness of sound
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Luxurious in quality or nature
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Pedantic
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Characterized by exaggerated or affected politeness, refinement, or respectability
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Swollen with fluid or gas
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Marked by or showing careful attention to set forms and etiquette
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