Synonyms for

Similarity of adj pretentious

3 senses of pretentious

Sense 1:
pretentious (vs. unpretentious)
artyartsy-craftsy, arty-craftygrandiloquent, overblown, pompous, pontifical, portentousgrandiose, hifalutin, highfalutin, highfaluting, hoity-toity, la-di-dahigh-flown, high-sounding, inflatedjumped-upnouveau-riche, parvenu, parvenue, upstart(prenominal)sententioussesquipedalian
Also See: tasteless#2

Sense 2:
ostentatious (vs. unostentatious), pretentious
flauntyflamboyant, showy, splashy
Sense 3:
ostentatious, pretentious
tasteless (vs. tasteful) © 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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