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portentoso [pur.tin.tú.su.] : portentous (adj.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: portentoso: portentous ]

Derivatives of portentoso

adj. 1. portentous, prodigiousof momentous or ominous significance.; "such a portentous...monster raised all my curiosity"; "a prodigious vision"
~ significant, importantimportant in effect or meaning.; "a significant change in tax laws"; "a significant change in the Constitution"; "a significant contribution"; "significant details"; "statistically significant"
adj. 2. fateful, foreboding, portentousominously prophetic.
~ prophetic, propheticalforetelling events as if by supernatural intervention.; "prophetic writings"; "prophetic powers"; "words that proved prophetic"
adj. 3. grandiloquent, overblown, pompous, pontifical, portentouspuffed up with vanity.; "a grandiloquent and boastful manner"; "overblown oratory"; "a pompous speech"; "pseudo-scientific gobbledygook and pontifical hooey"
~ pretentiousmaking claim to or creating an appearance of (often undeserved) importance or distinction.; "a pretentious country house"; "a pretentious fraud"; "a pretentious scholarly edition"