Definition of magniloquent in English:

magniloquent

Line breaks: mag¦nilo|quent
Pronunciation: /magˈnɪləkwənt
 
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adjective

Derivatives

magniloquently

adverb
More example sentences
  • Written in magniloquently Gothic letters of gold leaf, the composer's name on the portrait above his left shoulder recalls the style of the escutcheons of the knights of the Golden Fleece.

Origin

mid 17th century: from Latin magniloquus (from magnus 'great' + -loquus '-speaking') + -ent.

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