Adjective "Pretentious" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Pretentious


    Definition:

    1. characterized by assumption of dignity or importance, especially when exaggerated or undeserved: a pretentious, self-important waiter.

    2. making an exaggerated outward show; ostentatious.

    3. full of pretense or pretension; having no factual basis; false.

    Examples:

    "people can be pretentious in ways."

    "people can be pretentious."

    "rubbishs can be pretentious."

    "titles can be pretentious."

    "names can be pretentious."

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