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synonyms for magniloquence

  • bombast
  • eloquence
  • grandiloquence
  • grandiosity
  • boastful
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How to use magniloquence in a sentence

Nevertheless, the Sultan detected a shade of hesitation in spite of the magniloquence of this refusal.
A BOOK OF QUAKER SAINTSLUCY VIOLET HODGKIN
However, Johnson's attempt to appease him was a curious specimen of his magniloquence.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE -- VOLUME 55, NO. 340, FEBRUARY, 1844VARIOUS
He was simple and unaffected in his manners, and never assumed any magniloquence because of his exalted position.
THE STORY OF COOPERSTOWNRALPH BIRDSALL
All this magniloquence and bad taste, however, is intelligible enough.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 61, NO. 378, APRIL, 1847VARIOUS
Possibly I should explain, too, the apparent magniloquence of the phrase describing golf as a "fact of real national importance."
FIFTY YEARS OF GOLFHORACE G. HUTCHINSON
Romans even are mentioned, but this may be mere magniloquence.
IRELAND UNDER THE TUDORS, VOLUME I (OF II)RICHARD BAGWELL
This lingual magniloquence is proverbial of American parvenus.
THE KNICKERBOCKER, VOL. 10, NO. 4, OCTOBER 1837VARIOUS
"You owe nothing to me," said Plantagenet, with some little touch of magniloquence in his tone.
CAN YOU FORGIVE HER?ANTHONY TROLLOPE
But on the opposite page, the sonnet called "Dawn" swings to the extremest point from the magniloquence of that.
STUDIES OF CONTEMPORARY POETSMARY C. STURGEON
We must stop a moment to admire this favourite magniloquence of our author.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 67, NO. 411, JANUARY 1850VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO MAGNILOQUENCE

  • altiloquence
  • balderdash
  • bluster
  • bombastry
  • braggadocio
  • cotton
  • exaggeration
  • fustian
  • gasconade
  • grandiloquence
  • grandiosity
  • magniloquence
  • pad
  • padded
  • pomposity
  • rage
  • rant
  • rave
  • rhapsody
  • rhetoric
  • rodomontade
  • stuff
  • stuffed
  • tumidity
  • turgidity
  • tympany
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