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Turkish translation of “pompous”

pompous

adjective
 
 
/ˈpɒmpəs/
Someone who is pompous is too serious and thinks they are more important than they really are.
kibirli, böbürlenen, gösterişli; kendini beğenmiş
Showing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoasting
pompously adverb
kibirli bir şekilde
pomposity
 
 
/pɒmˈpɒsəti/ noun [U]
when someone is pompous
büyüklük taslama; kibirlilik
Showing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoasting
(Definition of pompous from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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