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bombast
a speech of someone who's full of himself
pontificate
to speak in an over-authoritative manner
a pope can
stentorian
extremely loud (descibing voice)
panegyric
a speech of praise, usually addressed at an assembled croud such as a funeral
eulogy
a speech made at a funeral
histrionic
overly dramatic or emotional (ineffective)
grandiloquence
a denoting pompous speech
not so grand
embellish
to decorate, to make more effective, but it can be over embellished
testimonial
a spoken or written statement of tribute
sermonize
giving a speech that assumes moral superiority over the person listening or reading