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high-flown

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1 full of fine words and fancy expressions
  • gave a high-flown reply instead of a simple "yes" or "no" answer

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The first known use of high-flown was in 1647

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“High-flown.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/high-flown. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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