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English definition of “pompous”

pompous

adjective     /ˈpɒmpəs/
Someone who is pompous is too serious and thinks they are more important than they really are.Showing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoasting
pompously adverb pomposity     /pɒmˈpɒsəti/ noun [U] pompous behaviour or speechShowing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoasting
(Definition of pompous adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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