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On this page you'll find 45 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pomposity, such as: airs, arrogance, conceit, ostentation, overconfidence, and presumption.

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How to use pomposity in a sentence

  • He has lifted the only shield I cannot break, the shield of an impenetrable pomposity.

    The Napoleon of Notting Hill | Gilbert K. Chesterton
  • Horned heads, short-arched necks, and held-in chins abundantly told of pride and pomposity.

    Watched by Wild Animals | Enos A. Mills
  • I would have expected perhaps a certain solemnity or even pomposity in the style of it; he had never a strong sense of humour.

    The Dark Forest | Hugh Walpole
  • In their lofty eminence of pomposity they are challenged only by Anglican bishops and grand opera tenors.

    Damn! | Henry Louis Mencken

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