pomp

Part of speech: noun

Magnificent or ostentatious display.

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Usage examples "pomp":

  1. A teacher thron’ d in pomp of words, Indeed, beneath the taught! - "The Poetical Works of Edward Young, Volume 2", Edward Young.
  2. Nobility, wealth, and pomp are the objects of their admiration. - "Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson", Thomas Jefferson.
  3. So the general, with all his pomp, went off in great wrath. - "The Woman's Bible Part I. Comments on Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy. Part II. Comments on the Old and New Testaments from Joshua to Revelation.", Elizabeth Cady Stanton.