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Synonyms for overblownˈoʊ vərˈbloʊn

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  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

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

    unpretentious, immature

  2. overblown(adj)

    past the stage of full bloom

    "overblown roses"

    portentous, grandiloquent, pompous, pontifical

    immature, unpretentious


  1. overblown(adjective)


  2. overblown(adjective)

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


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List of paraphrases:

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

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