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Magniloquence definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

MAGNIL'OQUENCE, n. [L. magnus, great, and loquens, speaking.]
A lofty manner of speaking; tumid, pompous words or style.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: high-flown style; excessive use of verbal ornamentation; "the grandiosity of his prose"; "an excessive ornateness of language" [syn: grandiosity, magniloquence, ornateness, grandiloquence, rhetoric]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Latin magniloquentia, from magniloquus magniloquent, from magnus + loqui to speak Date: circa 1623 the quality or state of being magniloquent

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Magniloquence Mag*nil"o*quence, n. [L. magniloquentia.] The quality of being magniloquent; pompous discourse; grandiloquence.

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. Bombast, grandiloquence, turgidity, inflation, fustian, flourish, pompous language.



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