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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: high-flown(0.00974 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to high-flown.
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: pretentious (especially with regard to language or ideals);
“high-flown talk of preserving the moral tone of the
school”; “a high-sounding dissertation on the means to
attain social revolution” [syn: high-sounding, inflated]
2: of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or
style; “an exalted ideal”; “argue in terms of high-flown
ideals”- Oliver Franks; “a noble and lofty concept” [syn:
exalted, high-minded, lofty, rarefied, rarified,
English → English (gcide)
High-flown \High"-flown`\, a.
1. Elevated; proud. “High-flown hopes.” --Denham.
2. Turgid; extravagant; bombastic; inflated; as, high-flown
language. --M. Arnold.