pretentious

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person who through conceit makes pretentious claims to rights or advantages that he or she is not entitled to or to qualities that he or she does not possess arrogator
pretentious or silly talk or writing baloney , bilgewater , boloney , bosh , drool , humbug , taradiddle , tarradiddle , tommyrot , tosh , twaddle
pompous or pretentious talk or writing blah , bombast , claptrap , fustian , rant
relating to pretentious communication bombastic
fashionable and pretentious chichi
cheap or pretentious or vain display gaudery , pomp
art in pretentious bad taste kitsch
quality of being pretentious (behaving or speaking in such a manner as to create a false appearance of great importance or worth) largeness , pretension , pretentiousness
ceremony, pretentious or hypocritical mummery
speech, pretentious oratory , rhetoric
pretentious or showy or vulgar display ostentation
dialect of English spoken at Oxford University and regarded by many as affected and pretentious Oxford English
intellectually pretentious language rhetoric
pretentious superficiality of knowledge sciolism
pretentious display showoff
not pretentious unaffected , unassuming
pretentious and luxurious country residence with extensive grounds villa
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