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in a turgid manner

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in a grandiose manner

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A visitor who once saw her caring for such a patient, bombastically told her.
Using charisma to draw clients resonates with how modern Pentecostal preachers bombastically energizes their congregations and was inseparable from the actual ritual.
Even Trump's signature policy: Deporting the roughly 12 million people residing in America illegally and building a massive wall along the US-Mexico border is embraced, albeit somewhat less bombastically, by all but one of his remaining Republican rivals (Ohio Governor John Kasich rightly points out that the deportation plan is both cruel and not realistically possible).
(42) His most prominent trait is ambition, whose futility was Alexander's "favourite moral theme." (43) Much like the arrogant Caesars of the French Senecan tradition, Alexander's often bombastically lists his achievements and believes to be entitled to rise above kings.
I have been informed by the people in Europe of their concern after they have seen a huge amount of refugees with the latest sophisticated communication instruments bombastically demanding to be taken to their requested places.
/ Who can say anything to the contrary?) Like a king puffed up with absolute power, he bombastically challenges those who would question his authority.
(The overall budget for the project, in 1935 dollars, was $10 million.) According to a C-SPAN website devoted the Court, seven of the Court's nine justices immediately "refused to move into their new chambers." Frank Gilbert, grandson of former Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis, has said his grandfather felt the plans for the building were "too grand." Harlan Fiske Stone, another Supreme Court justice at the time, remarked in a letter to his sons that the palatial structure was "almost bombastically pretentious."
TAIZ On the night of March 25, Saudi Arabia began a bombastically named air raid campaign, Operation Decisive Storm.
Bombastically he concluded, "Today the Ross rifle has no equal, and with the proper ammunition can do more and better shooting than any other rifle manufactured." This, almost a year after it had been ordered withdrawn from service.
Stuck between the culture of eIanything goeseIU and that of the bombastically righteous they live in a world which more often than not promotes relativistic thinking.
"By acting carefully not bombastically, and by making common cause with both Saudi Arabia and Iran to confront a common IS enemy, Britain could possibly even help realign Middle East politics to overcome the bitter and violently corrosive Sunni-Shia fault-line in the region.
Second, despite the very public and bitter rows about the political implications of black women writing about black male sexism and lesbianism, this movement has not promoted itself as bombastically or self-consciously as, say, did the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s or the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s.
Levi swiftly shows himself to be a fundamentalist of the very first order, disclaiming bombastically about "this fetid air of Rome," "its beshitted streets," "its mongrel language," and how "all Rome's wealth is not enough to buy what HaShem has given me." Around this same time, the series depicts Herod coming to Rome and, for the price of 20,000 pounds of gold, obtaining guarantees of Roman help in taking the throne of Judea for himself.
Publicly, the two companies bombastically and confidently promote anticipated revenue gains through an increased customer base and improved customer service over time that is reinforced internally by cost cutting and process streamlining in the form of layoffs or staff reallocation and non-profitable service line eliminations.
His sincere shame at the drunken mishap deepened when it emerged he had demanded "priority treatment" from hospital staff by bombastically announcing: "I am New Zealand cricket."