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Turkish translation of “pompous”

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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
Translations of “pompous”
in Korean 젠체하는…
in Arabic مُتغَطرِس, مُتفاخِر…
in Portuguese pomposo…
in Catalan pompós, vanitós…
in Japanese 尊大な, もったいぶった, うぬぼれた…
in Italian pomposo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 妄自尊大的,自以為是的…
in Russian напыщенный…
in Chinese (Simplified) 妄自尊大的,自以为是的…
in Polish pompatyczny…
(Definition of pompous from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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