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pretentious

US [prɪˈtenʃəs]
UK [prɪ'tenʃəs]
  • adj.炫耀的;虚夸的;自命不凡的
  • Web做作的;自负的;矫饰的
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adj.
1.
炫耀的;虚夸的;自命不凡的trying to appear important, intelligent, etc. in order to impress other people; trying to be sth that you are not, in order to impress
That's a pretentious name for a dog!
狗叫这个名字真够炫的!
It was just an ordinary house─nothing pretentious.
那只是一座普通的房子,没有故作特别。
He's so pretentious!
他太自命不凡了!

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