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pomp
used in Leaves of Grass

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Definition
ceremonial elegance and splendor

or:

(archaic) a pretentious or vain display
  • An Ended Day The soothing sanity and blitheness of completion, The pomp and hurried contest-glare and rush are done; Now triumph! transformation! jubilate!
    Book 34 — SANDS AT SEVENTY (68% in)
  • 6 Coffin that passes through lanes and streets, Through day and night with the great cloud darkening the land, With the pomp of the inloop'd flags with the cities draped in black, With the show of the States themselves as of crape-veil'd women standing, With processions long and winding and the flambeaus of the night, With the countless torches lit, with the silent sea of faces and the unbared heads, With the waiting depot, the arriving coffin, and the sombre faces, With dirges through...
    Book 22 — MEMORIES OF PRESIDENT LINCOLN (14% in)

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