POMPOSITY's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of pomposity
Definition:
n. excessive self-esteem or exaggerated dignity; acting like stuffed shirt
Example:
Although the commencement speaker had some good things to say, we had to laugh at his pomposity and general air of parading his own dignity.
Sentence in Classic:
McGanum, and James Madison Howland, teetering on their toes near the stove, conversed with the sedate pomposity of the commercialist.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context