Welcome to this month's Word of the Month! The term chosen for this month is grandiloquent. Read below to learn how you can use this word to expand your vocabulary today!
SYNONYMS & ORIGIN
pompous, bombastic, magniloquent, pretentious, ostentatious
GRANDILOQUENT IN CONTEXT
People may exhibit grandiloquence in speech, dress, and grooming.
“Never be grandiloquent when you want to drive home a searching truth. Don’t whip with a switch that has the leaves on, if you want it to tingle.”
People may display grandiloquence in possessions, talents, and abilities.
"There was something theatrical and grandiloquent about him, and he seemed to pose like an actor who attracts admiration. His motions were slow, undulating, and full of majesty."
A Grandiloquent Party
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