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pompous
used in Killing Kennedy

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Definition
behaving with excessive self-importance — often with exaggerated dignity or ceremonial splendor

or more rarely:  showing ceremonial splendor (pomp)
  • And yet, as America will learn over the course of the broadcast, the First Lady does not come across as a pompous know-it-all.
    p. 64.1

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