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high-flown

Synonyms of high-flown in English:

adjective

  • his novels seem high-flown and absurd
    grand-sounding, high-sounding, extravagant, exaggerated, elaborate, flowery, florid, ornate, overblown, overdone, overripe, overwrought, grandiloquent, magniloquent, grandiose, lofty, rhetorical, oratorical, verbose, inflated, affected, pretentious, turgid, bombastic, declamatory
    [Antonyms] plain
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