pompous speech

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His pompous speech three weeks ago on a political resolution for the carnage in Syria was preposterous.
I came out with this terrible pompous speech about how I used to giggle when I was younger, but I had now learned to control it," she remembers.
Cyriacus, then holding the public office of the Anconitan sevir, was chosen to welcome the representative of Dubrovnik with a suitably pompous speech, which has survived under the title Anconitana Illyricaque laus et Anconitanorum Raguseorumque foedus.