Definition of orotund in English:

orotund

Syllabification: o·ro·tund
Pronunciation: /ˈôrəˌtənd
 
/

adjective

Derivatives

orotundity

Pronunciation: /ˌôrəˈtənditē/
noun
More example sentences
  • Sam Tsoutsouvas, as Theseus, flaunts his habitual love affair with his overripe voice with an orotundity that reeks of self-adulation.
  • I greatly feared - and still slightly do fear - that this creature presages a descent into a fantasy nerdfest of Tolkienesque pomposity and orotundity.
  • orotundity

Origin

late 18th century: from Latin ore rotundo 'with rounded mouth'.

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