Synonyms of pomposity in English:

pomposity


See definition of pomposity

noun

1‘Musgrave was inclined to pomposity’

SYNONYMS

self-importance, imperiousness, pompousness, sententiousness, grandiosity, affectation, stiffness, airs, pretentiousness, pretension, arrogance, vanity, haughtiness, pride, conceit, egotism, superciliousness, condescension, affectedness

informal snootiness, uppishness, uppitiness

ANTONYMS

modesty, humility

2‘he seems to equate pomposity with profundity’

SYNONYMS

bombast, loftiness, pompousness, turgidity, grandiloquence, magniloquence, ornateness, portentousness, pedantry, boastfulness, boasting, bragging, sonorousness, windiness

rare fustian, euphuism, orotundity