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  1. grandiloquentadjective

    pretentious, ostentatious, sesquipedalian, flowery, bombastic, extravagant

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  1. grandiloquent, magniloquent, talladjective

    lofty in style

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

    marvelous, improbable, tall, tall(a), portentous, overblown, pontifical, marvellous, pompous, magniloquent

    unrhetorical, unpretentious

  2. grandiloquent, overblown, pompous, pontifical, portentousadjective

    puffed up with vanity

    "a grandiloquent and boastful manner"; "overblown oratory"; "a pompous speech"; "pseudo-scientific gobbledygook and pontifical hooey"- Newsweek

    prodigious, papal, foreboding(a), tall, episcopal, portentous, overblown, apostolic, pontifical, fateful, pompous, ceremonious, magniloquent, apostolical

    unrhetorical, unpretentious

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  1. grandiloquentadjective

    bombastic, turgid, tumid, swelling, inflated, stilted, pompous, declamatory, rhetorical, high-sounding, high-flowing, HIGHFALUTIN

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  1. List of paraphrases for "grandiloquent":

    high-sounding, high-flown, pompous, overblown, bombastic, lofty

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  1. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro:

    (That was) a grave diplomatic mistake. Exxon Mobil is behind all this, i hope... the Guyanese president can reflect and take the necessary steps for a process of dialogue and abandon grandiloquent discourse and stop listening to the bad, pernicious and wrong advice from Exxon Mobil and the officials it has bought.

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