Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / Gongorism
FEEDBACK

Gongorism

See definition of Gongorism on Dictionary.com

synonyms for Gongorism

  • bombast
  • delicacy
  • floridness
  • fustian
  • grandiloquence
  • pomposity
  • purism
  • rhetoric
  • wordiness
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for Gongorism

MOST RELEVANT
  • conciseness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
Will This Quiz On Devil Names Spell Doom Or Glory For You?
START THE QUIZ

How to use Gongorism in a sentence

The same essay contains very useful information on Gongorism and other kinds of affected styles of the sixteenth century.
THE ENGLISH NOVEL IN THE TIME OF SHAKESPEAREJ. J. JUSSERAND
As a poet Faria y Sousa was nearly as prolific; but his poems are vitiated by the prevailing Gongorism of his time.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 2VARIOUS
He was accused of 'Gongorism', and this piece is one somewhat of 'conviction'.
MINOR POETS OF THE CAROLINE PERIOD, VOL IIIJOHN CLEVELAND
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO GONGORISM

  • Gongorism
  • bombast
  • delicacy
  • floridness
  • fustian
  • grandiloquence
  • pomposity
  • purism
  • rhetoric
  • wordiness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.