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tumidity

See definition of tumidity on Dictionary.com
  • as inbombast
  • as infatness

synonyms for tumidity

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

antonyms for tumidity

MOST RELEVANT
  • skinniness
  • slimness
  • thinness
  • underweight
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How to use tumidity in a sentence

The diction has in places a huge and rugged grandeur, which degenerates here and there into tumidity.
SHAKESPEAREAN TRAGEDYA. C. BRADLEY
One of these is notoriously tumidity—an overblown exaggeration of phrase.
STUDIES OF THE GREEK POETS (VOL I OF 2)JOHN ADDINGTON SYMONDS
No one can overlook its frequent tumidity and constant want of terseness.
GIBBONJAMES COTTER MORISON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TUMIDITY

  • 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
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.