Pomposity Allusions, Definition, Citation, Reference, Information - Allusion to Pomposity


  1. Aldiborontephoscophornio nickname from play by Carey, given by Scott to his pompous publisher, James Ballantyne. [Br. Lit.: Barnhart, 23]
  2. Chrononhotonthologos bombastic, pompous king of Queerumania. [Br. Drama: Benét, 197]
  3. Malvolio pompous, conceited steward who aspires to his mistress’s love. [Br. Drama: Shakespeare Twelfth Night]