Kinds of language

grandiloquent
(adj)
grand-ILL-ǝ-quǝnt
Meaning

pompous (of language); bombastic; using high-sounding language

1st Sample Sentence

At his daughter's wedding, he delivered a grandiloquent speech that everyone admired and few understood.

Root

grandis (big)#loqui (to speak) (Latin)

Synonyms

bombastic, grandiloquent

Mnemonics

Grandiloquent. GRAND+ELOQUENT only an ELOQUENT speaker can deliver a POMPOUS/BOMBASTIC speech in front a HUGE/GRAND crowd.

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