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aureate, florid, flowery, grandiloquent, high-flown, high-sounding, highfalutin (also hifalutin), ornate, purple, rhetorical (also rhetoric)
15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1
Middle French magnifique, from Latin magnificus
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