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ostentatious Saltos de línea: os¦ten|ta¦tious
Pronunciación: /ˌɒstɛnˈteɪʃəs/

Definición de ostentatious en inglés:

adjetivo

Characterized by pretentious or showy display; designed to impress: a simple design that is glamorous without being ostentatious
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • His way of life may seem a bit ostentatious, but his energy and enthusiasm is infectious, and there is nothing snobbish or affected about him.
  • Hey you - people in love, do you have to be so ostentatious about it?
  • He was always smartly dressed but not in an ostentatious way.
Sinónimos
informal flash, flashy, fancy-pants, over the top, OTT, glitzy, ritzy, swanky, splashy
North American informal bling-bling, superfly
US black English dicty

Derivados

ostentatiously

1
Pronunciación: /ˌɒstɛnˈteɪʃəsli/
adverbio
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • She pounces on an empty seat and gestures ostentatiously to me that the one opposite is free.
  • He is also an Olympian namedropper, ostentatiously recounting how much Keith Richards enjoyed his company.
  • They are ostentatiously nonchalant, disinclined to become too involved, at least to begin with.

ostentatiousness

2
Pronunciación: /ˌɒstɛnˈteɪʃəsnəs/
sustantivo
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Of course some percentage of this represented authentic business and educational expense, but much of it was pure ostentatiousness or ‘gallery’ as we are wont to describe in local parlance.
  • Perched high over the ocean, the modest homes spoke of a more reasonable society free from the ostentatiousness of mainstream Hollywood.
  • Del Mar never grew to an unmanageable size or broad-avenued ostentatiousness, because it couldn't.

Palabras que riman con ostentatious

Athanasius, audacious, bodacious, cactaceous, capacious, carbonaceous, contumacious, Cretaceous, curvaceous, disputatious, edacious, efficacious, fallacious, farinaceous, flirtatious, foliaceous, fugacious, gracious, hellacious, herbaceous, Ignatius, loquacious, mendacious, mordacious, perspicacious, pertinacious, pugnacious, rapacious, sagacious, salacious, saponaceous, sebaceous, sequacious, setaceous, spacious, tenacious, veracious, vexatious, vivacious, voracious

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