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pom puhs

  • s  puffed up with vanity
    a pompous speech
  • a  characterized by pomp and ceremony and stately display

  • David's pompous father was opposed to his marriage to the foreigner.
  • His pompous and pretentious manners made him very unpopular.
  • Luxury also means a pompous style with a lot of gilt, bronze and decoration.
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