Definitions for ostentatiousˌɒs tɛnˈteɪ ʃəs, -tən-

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  1. ostentatious, pretentious(adj)

    intended to attract notice and impress others

    "an ostentatious sable coat"

  2. ostentatious, pretentious(adj)

    (of a display) tawdry or vulgar

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  1. ostentatious(Adjective)

    Of ostentation.

  2. ostentatious(Adjective)

    Intended to attract notice.

  3. ostentatious(Adjective)

    Of tawdry display; kitsch.

  4. Origin: Originated 1650–60; ostentation+-ious.


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