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high-sounding

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full of fine words and fancy expressions
  • high-sounding speeches full of promises that the candidates would never keep

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“High-sounding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/high-sounding. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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