One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘Halliwell's orotund voice’
deep, sonorous, strong, powerful, full, full-toned, rich, fruity, clear, round, resonant, ringing, reverberating, loud, booming, imposing
2‘the orotund rhetoric of his prose’
pompous, pretentious, affected, mannered, fulsome, grandiose, ornate, over-elaborate, overblown, flowery, florid, flamboyant, inflated, high-flown, high-sounding, magniloquent, grandiloquent, declamatory, rhetorical, oratorical, theatrical, actorly, rotund, bombastic, overwrought, overdone, overripe, convoluted, turgid
informal highfalutin, purple
rare tumid, euphuistic, aureate, Ossianic, fustian, hyperventilated
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