Definitions for magniloquentmægˈnɪl ə kwənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. grandiloquent, magniloquent, tall(adj)

    lofty in style

    "he engages in so much tall talk, one never really realizes what he is saying"

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  1. magniloquent(Adjective)

    Speaking pompously; using swelling discourse; bombastic; tumid in style; grandiloquent.

  2. Origin: Formed as ; compare the post-Classical magniloquens.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Magniloquent(adj)

    speaking pompously; using swelling discourse; bombastic; tumid in style; grandiloquent

  2. Origin: [L. magnus great + loquens, -entis, p. pr. of loqui to speak. See Magnitude, Loquacious.]


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