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magnĭlŏquus , a, um, adj. magnusloquor,
I.that speaks in a lofty style, sublime: Homerus, Stat. S. 5, 3, 62.—
II. In a bad sense, that speaks in a pompous style, magniloquent, vaunting, boastful: “atque illi modo cauti ac sapientes, prompti post eventum ac magniloqui erant,Tac. Agr. 27: “os,Ov. M. 8, 396; Mart. 2, 43, 2: “lingua,Vulg. Psa. 12, 4: “flatus,Stat. Th. 3, 192.
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