Pomp is a dignified display with a lot of splendor.noun
A lavish military parade is an example of pomp.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
- stately or brilliant display; splendor
- ostentatious show or display
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Origin: ME < MFr pompe < L pompa < Gr pompē, solemn procession < pempein, to send
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- Dignified or magnificent display; splendor: the solemn pomp of a military funeral.
- Vain or ostentatious display. See Synonyms at display.
Origin: Middle English, from Old French pompe, from Latin pompa, pomp, procession, from Greek pompē, procession, from pempein, to send.
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