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It is amusing to read Tarleton's pompous account of this pursuit.

He had disliked Peppajee as a pompous egotist among his kind.

It has a pompous Latin name, but it is incurably Gothic and grotesque.

Well, pompous Chase; how do you feel for having sided with Seward?

Her delivery was unnatural and pompous; her motions were stiff, strained, ridiculous.

This pompous heroism wouldn't be noticed in the Med Service.

He's a millionaire, but it doesn't make him pompous or stand-offish.

I remember there was a big, pompous critter of an Englishman there.

"I understand, I understand," said the pompous committeeman.

What you say in your pompous distribution only distributes you into your class and section.

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