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Pompous (IPA: /ˈpɑmpəs/)

Pompous (a.)

Displaying pomp; stately; showy with grandeur; magnificent; as, a pompous procession.

Pompous (a.)

Ostentatious; pretentious; boastful; vainlorious; as, pompous manners; a pompous style.

Pompous Synonyms

Elegance, Activity, Ceremonious

Pompous Synonyms

Pontifical, Pretentious, Overblown, Grandiloquent, Portentous

Pompous Rhymes

Compas, Pompous

Spanish Translation

Pompous in Spanish is Pomposo

Tagalog Translation

Pompous in Tagalog is Burot

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I was a fool! I was an idiot, I was a pompous prat, I was a - a -" - Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Impartiality is a pompous name for indifference, which is an elegant name for ignorance." - G. K. Chesterton

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Man is a noble animal, splendid in ashes and pompous in the grave." - Man

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