Pertaining to extremely long words

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • hippopotomonstrosesquipedalian — adjective Of or pertaining to extremely long words. To indulge in hippopotomonstrosesquipedalian tergiversation is not to show your erudition: rather, it is to be superficial. See Also: sesquipedalian, hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia …   Wiktionary

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