What does magniloquent mean?

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"


  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.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Magniloquent

    mag-nil′o-kwent, adj. speaking in a grand or pompous style: bombastic.—n. Magnil′oquence.—adv. Magnil′oquently. [L., from magnus, great, loqui, to speak.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of magniloquent in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of magniloquent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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