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Synonyms for overblownˈoʊ vərˈbloʊn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. grandiloquent, overblown, pompous, pontifical, portentous(adj)

    puffed up with vanity

    "a grandiloquent and boastful manner"; "overblown oratory"; "a pompous speech"; "pseudo-scientific gobbledygook and pontifical hooey"- Newsweek

    Synonyms:
    prodigious, papal, foreboding(a), tall, episcopal, portentous, overblown, grandiloquent, apostolic, pontifical, fateful, pompous, ceremonious, magniloquent, apostolical

    Antonyms:
    unpretentious, immature

  2. overblown(adj)

    past the stage of full bloom

    "overblown roses"

    Synonyms:
    portentous, grandiloquent, pompous, pontifical

    Antonyms:
    immature, unpretentious

Wiktionary

  1. overblown(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    inflated

  2. overblown(adjective)

    Of exaggerated importance; too heavily emphasized, hyped, etc.

    Synonyms:
    inflated

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

high-flown, exaggerated, grandiloquent, high-sounding, inflated, excessive


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