Synonyms of 'pomp'
1 ceremonyDictionary, grandeur, splendour
the pomp and splendour of the English aristocracy
Only once inside do you appreciate the church's true grandeur.
They met in the splendour of the hotel.
Nelson's body lay in state in the Painted Hall after the battle of Trafalgar.
the Chelsea flower show
He embraced it with such confidence and display.
A military parade marched slowly through the streets.
with a flourish of church bells
a traditional Christmas pageant
I shall never forget the magnificence of the Swiss mountains.
the constitutional solemnities
He was greeted with all the pageantry of an official state visit.
Despite her wealth, she lived with a notable lack of ostentation.
He performed his piano solo with great éclat.
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Thesaurus for pomp from the Collins English Thesaurus
Pomp is the use of a lot of ceremony , fine clothes , and decorations , especially on a special occasion .