English to Japanese Meaning :: pretentious

事々しい, 事事しい, これみよがしの, きざな, うぬぼれた
Pretentious :
うぬぼれました
- うぬぼれましたpretentiously自惚れ気取らない
 

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Adjective(1) making claim to or creating an appearance of (often undeserved(2) intended to attract notice and impress others(3) (of a display

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(1) If we were too serious it might have come off as pretentious , heavy handed or silly.(2) Towards the other wives and their children she was always extremely imperious, haughty and pretentious .(3) If it looks or sounds pretentious , then that is what it will be accused of.(4) Some thought her pretentious , of which there are many greater crimes.(5) Of course a lot of what he said was pretentious rubbish but that is normal for art critics.(6) I was going to make a Cold War analogy here, but, let's face it, that would be ridiculously pretentious .(7) One of the things I dislike is pretentious people who chat a lot of hot air.(8) It's pleasingly literary without being pretentious ; plot is in no way sacrificed to prose.(9) Is it just pretentious rhetoric that I am using to avoid facing myself?(10) To say that the music is overblown and pretentious is rather an understatement.(11) He also had a convoluted and elaborate manner of speech that many thought pretentious .(12) What you want to do if you actually fancy being a pretentious intellectual is read the book.(13) It's loved by a small band of pretentious types who dress in black.(14) The council fools no one with its pretentious claims for being ÔÇÿof world statureÔÇÖ.(15) Apparently, the language used by wine writers is too flowery and pretentious .(16) What critic, or prince, could resist something so impressive and so pretentious ?
Synonyms
Adjective
1. affected ::
影響を受けます
2. ostentatious ::
派手な
3. showy ::
派手
4. overambitious ::
overambitious
5. pompous ::
もったいぶりました
6. artificial ::
人工的な
7. inflated ::
膨張
8. overblown ::
大げさな
9. high-sounding ::
高響き
10. flowery ::
11. grandiose ::
大げさ
12. elaborate ::
精巧
13. extravagant ::
豪華
14. flamboyant ::
華やかな
15. ornate ::
凝りました
17. magniloquent ::
magniloquent
18. sophomoric ::
sophomoric
19. flashy ::
派手
20. highfalutin ::
highfalutin
21. fancy-pants ::
派手なパンツ
22. la-di-da ::
ラジ - ダ
23. pseudo ::
擬似
Antonyms
1. modest ::
控えめ
Different Forms
pretentious, pretentiously, pretentiousness, unpretentious
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