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Overview of adj pretentious

The adj pretentious has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. pretentious

(making claim to or creating an appearance of (often undeserved) importance or distinction; "a pretentious country house"; "a pretentious fraud"; "a pretentious scholarly edition")

2. ostentatious, pretentious

(intended to attract notice and impress others; "an ostentatious sable coat")

3. ostentatious, pretentious

((of a display) tawdry or vulgar) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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