What is another word for pompous?

507 synonyms found


[ p_ˈɒ_m_p_ə_s], [ pˈɒmpəs], [ pˈɒmpəs]

Synonyms for Pompous:

authoritative (adjective) boastful (adjective) concise (adjective) dramatic (adjective) eastern poison oak (adjective) exaggerated (adjective) genteel (adjective) ostentatious (adjective) pretentious (adjective) self-confident (adjective) snobbish (adjective) straitlaced (adjective) boastful eastern poison oak individualistic Other synonyms: ostentatious overweening pretentious snobbish snotty stuffy

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Quotes for Pompous:

  1. Take events in your life seriously, take work seriously, but don't take yourself seriously, or you'll become affected, pompous and boring. Shelley Duvall.
  2. Career is too pompous a word. It was a job, and I have always felt privileged to be paid for what I love doing. Barbara Stanwyck.
  3. People who do not know how to laugh are always pompous and self -conceited. William Makepeace Thackeray.