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pompous
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Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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  • It was a pompous little sign, neatly lettered by hand the sort of thing that Percy Weasley might have stuck on his bedroom door.
  • I was an idiot, I was a pompous prat, I was a — a —
  • Well, we do look to our prefects to take a lead at times such as these," said George in a good imitation of Percy’s most pompous manner.

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  • She gave another pompous speech.
  • "Well done, Ron, excellent," said Percy Weasley pompously as "Zabini, Blaise," was made a Slytherin.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

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