Synonyms for Grandiloquent:
blatant, boastful, vain, snazzy, exhibitionistic, garish, ornate, splashy, sensational, forced, flamboyant, pompous, opulent, showy, shameless, affected, formal, gaudy, grandiose, flagrant, fussy, Flaunting, rakish, ostentatious, flashy, jaunty, dashing, flourishing, histrionic, dramatic, stilted.
•pretentious, flowery (communication) (adjective)
aureate, histrionic, bombastic, orotund, declamatory, overblown, pompous, rhetorical, windy, high-flown, verbose, inflated, fustian, swollen, magniloquent, sonorous, oratorical.
talkative, wordy, profuse, chatty, garrulous, verbose, voluble, loquacious, bombastic, windy, effusive.
featherbedding, bombastic, superfluous, verbose, endless, wandering, loquacious, windy, chatty, talkative, lengthy, excessive, ponderous, wordy, long-winded, rambling.
n.diffuse, crisp, discursive, conversational, economical, circuitous, articulate, clean. •grandiloquent (noun)
pretentious, portentous, rhetorical, pontifical, tall, overblown, magniloquent, pompous.
study at bombastic, oratorical.
orotund, aureate. sonorous. declamatory. •extravagant
•Other relevant words:
clean, diffuse, articulate, pontifical, economical, swollen, aureate, portentous, discursive, pretentious, circuitous, declamatory, oratorical, magniloquent, crisp, style, words, fustian, conversational, tall, overblown, sonorous, orotund, high-flown.
Usage examples for grandiloquent
This young woman displayed more courage, more enthusiasm, more wit, to be sure also more precise knowledge of Judaism, than thousands of men of our time, young and old, who fancy grandiloquent periods sufficient to solve the great religious problems perplexing mankind. – Jewish Literature and Other Essays by Gustav Karpeles