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 for magniloquent
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Magniloquent \Mag*nil"o*quent\, a. [L. magnus great + loquens,
     -entis, p. pr. of loqui to speak. See Magnitude,
     Loquacious.]
     Speaking pompously; using swelling discourse; bombastic;
     tumid in style; grandiloquent. -- Mag*nil"o*quent*ly, adv.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  magniloquent
      adj 1: lofty in style; "he engages in so much tall talk, one
             never really realizes what he is saying" [syn:
             grandiloquent, magniloquent, tall]

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