Word of the Day – July 4 – Grandiose

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Adjective: Grandiose (grand-dee-OSS)

Definition:

1. Characterized by affectation of grandeur or splendor or by absurd exaggeration.

2. Impressive because of uncommon largeness, scope, effect, or grandeur.

Sample sentence: The community was awed by the grandiose fireworks display offered on the 4th of July.

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