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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"

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

    Antonyms:
    unrhetorical, unpretentious

  2. grandiloquent, overblown, pompous, pontifical, portentous(adj)

    puffed up with vanity

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

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

    Antonyms:
    unrhetorical, unpretentious

Wiktionary

  1. grandiloquent(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    pretentious, ostentatious, sesquipedalian, flowery, bombastic, extravagant

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. grandiloquent(a.)

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

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

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#65304overblown
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