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物物しい, 物々しい, ものものしい

  • monomonoshii

Definition

adjective (keiyoushi)

  • strict (e.g. security)
  • heavy (e.g. guard)

Definition

  • showy
  • pretentious
  • ostentatious
  • overdone
  • exaggerated

Definition

  • impressive
  • imposing
  • pompous
  • stately
  • solemn

Examples of 物物しい,物々しい,ものものしい in a Sentence

宮殿物々しい警戒ぶりだった
The palace was heavily guarded.
He always talks in such high-sounding terms.
Despite being no big deal it's unnecessarily pompous.
内容さておきなにこの物々しい話し方は?
Leaving what it means to one side, what's with the high-falutin' language?

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