SYNONYMS FOR grandiloquent
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OTHER WORDS FROM grandiloquentgran·dil·o·quent·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for grandiloquent
In 2014, this might sound grandiloquent and overstated, but in 1994 there were few openly gay men on TV, and few people with AIDS.
Yet a moment like this seems so overblown, so grandiloquent, and so self-consciously heroic that it simply stuns me.The Hinge of War: Michael Gorra on the Civil War’s Turning Point|Michael Gorra|May 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And then there was the grandiloquent Republican leader Everett Dirksen.This Isn’t Obama’s Malaise, It’s GOP Intransigence|Robert Shrum|May 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A celebrity whose egocentric and grandiloquent pronouncements reveal a potentially dangerous person in serious need of help?
Note as well their wily use of the word "stuff"—a bit of vernacular so the message doesn't get too grandiloquent.
I was unanimously recalled, and—to be grandiloquent—received with applause that made the welkin ring.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
Just off the main square we secured quarters in a typical French inn of the second class, a small place with a grandiloquent name.The Glory of The Coming|Irvin S. Cobb
This relative of his, with his plausible and grandiloquent schemes, stood revealed a bankrupt swindler of the worst type.The Luck of Gerard Ridgeley|Bertram Mitford
If called on to prove his power, this grandiloquent Satan would turn out, I fear, to be a sorry thaumaturgist.Mysterious Psychic Forces|Camille Flammarion
Friedrich has still his hopes of Bavaria, so grandiloquent are the French in regard to it; who but would hope?History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XV. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle