grandiloquence vs ornateness what difference

what is difference between grandiloquence and ornateness

English

Etymology

From Latin grandiloquentia, from grandiloquus, 1580s.

Noun

grandiloquence (countable and uncountable, plural grandiloquences)

  1. Lofty, pompous or bombastic speech or writing.
    Synonyms: grandiloquy, magniloquence, (rare) magniloquy

Related terms

  • grandiloquent
  • grandiloquently

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French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɡʁɑ̃.di.lɔ.kɑ̃s/

Noun

grandiloquence f (plural grandiloquences)

  1. grandiloquence

References

  • “grandiloquence” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).


English

Etymology

ornate +‎ -ness

Noun

ornateness (countable and uncountable, plural ornatenesses)

  1. The state of being ornate.

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