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Synonyms for grandiose
ˈgræn diˌoʊsgrandiose

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  1. grandioseadjective

    impressive because of unnecessary largeness or grandeur; used to show disapproval

    Synonyms:
    hifalutin, hoity-toity, highfalutin, la-di-da, highfaluting

    Antonyms:
    unpretentious, unimpressive

  2. grandiose, hifalutin, highfalutin, highfaluting, hoity-toity, la-di-daadjective

    affectedly genteel

    Synonyms:
    hifalutin, hoity-toity, highfalutin, la-di-da, highfaluting

    Antonyms:
    unpretentious, unimpressive

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  1. grandioseadjective

    Synonyms:
    impressing, imposing, bombastic, turgid, declamatory, grandiloquent

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  1. List of paraphrases for "grandiose":

    pompous, grand, presumptuous, magnificent, pretentious

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#1450grand
#9664magnificent
#38916pretentious
#51574pompous
#53195grandiose
#68705presumptuous
#308844highfalutin

How to use grandiose in a sentence?

  1. Francisco Toledo:

    My father had grandiose plans for me ; he wanted me to be Benito Juarez.

  2. Charles Bukowski:

    You begin saving the world by saving one person at a time all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.

  3. French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius:

    Without sounding too grandiose, the survival of the planet itself is at stake, you have rising sea levels, acidification of the oceans, immigration sparked by climate change, droughts that are much more severe.

  4. Theory Kinnett:

    I’m not trying to be grandiose but if not me then who? somebody has to tell the Indianapolis parents that this stuff is going on. I put up with a lot but lying to parents about what we do so that they don’t even have a choice to get their kids out of the district?

  5. Charles Bukowski:

    You begin saving the world by saving one person at a time; all else is grandiose romanticism or politics.


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