Etymology

1. ostentatiously

adverb. ['ˌɑːstənˈteɪʃəsli'] with ostentation; in an ostentatious manner.

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • ostentatious (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Ostentatiously

  • tenaciously
  • hellaciously
  • fallaciously
  • graciously

Example sentences of the word ostentatiously


1. Adverb
Books were displayed ostentatiously, as they were still expensive and indicated that their owner was rich and cultured.

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