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PRETENTIOUS

'PRETENTIOUS' is a 11 letter word starting with P and ending with S

Crossword clues for 'PRETENTIOUS'

ClueAnswer

Pretentious (4)ARTY
Having pretensions about paintings, music, etc (4)
Pseudo-cultured (4)
Culturally affected (4)
Like many student films (4)
Pretending interest in a Picasso, e.g. (4)
Like some experimental films (4)
Superficially highbrow (4)
Like some SoHo shops (4)
Showily creative (4)
Straining to be highbrow (4)
Artistically affected (4)
Overly pretentious (4)
Affectedly creative (4)
Feigning interest in a Picasso, e.g. (4)
Pretentiously affected (4)
Affectedly aesthetic (4)
Uber-pretentious (4)
Pretentious, perhaps (4)

Foolishly grandiose (11)PRETENTIOUS

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for PRETENTIOUS

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word pretentious will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

BIG

4 letter words

ARTY - TALL - TONY

5 letter words

ARTSY - FANCY - GASSY - GAUDY - GRAND - LOFTY - LURID - PROUD - PUT-ON - SHOWY - STAGY - SWANK - TUMID - WINDY

6 letter words

CHICHI - CLASSY - FLASHY - FLORID - FLOSSY - GARISH - KITSCH - LA-DI-DA - SNOTTY - TOO-TOO - TURGID

7 letter words

AUREATE - DASHING - EXALTED - FEIGNED - FLAMING - FLOWERY - FULSOME - GENTEEL - HAUGHTY - HIGH-HAT - INKHORN - MANIERE - MINCING - OPULENT - OROTUND - POMPOUS - SPLASHY - STILTED - STUDIED - STYLISH - SWOLLEN - UTOPIAN

8 letter words

AFFECTED - ARROGANT - BOASTFUL - ELEVATED - GORGEOUS - IMPOSING - INFLATED - JUMPED-UP - MANNERED - OVERDONE - OVERNICE - PEACOCKY - PEDANTIC - PRECIEUX - PRECIOUS - SNOBBISH - SONOROUS - TORTUOUS - VAUNTING

9 letter words

AMBITIOUS - BEDIZENED - BOMBASTIC - CONCEITED - EGOTISTIC - ELABORATE - FLAUNTING - GLORIFIED - GRANDIOSE - HIGH-FLOWN - HIGH-TONED - INSINCERE - LUXURIOUS - OVERACTED - OVERBLOWN - PRECIEUSE - UNNATURAL - VISIONARY

10 letter words

ARTIFICIAL - CHIMERICAL - CONVOLUTED - ELABORATED - EUPHUISTIC - FLAMBOYANT - HIGH-FLYING - HISTRIONIC - HOITY-TOITY - JOHNSONIAN - LEXIPHANIC - MARINISTIC - PEACOCKISH - RHETORICAL - THEATRICAL

11 letter words

BIG-SOUNDING - DECLAMATORY - EXAGGERATED - EXTRAVAGANT - GONGORESQUE - GONGORISTIC - HIGH-FLOWING - HIGHFALUTIN - OVERBEARING - OVERELEGANT - OVERREFINED - OVERWROUGHT - PRETENTIOUS - SENSATIONAL - SENTENTIOUS - SUPERFICIAL

12 letter words

GRANDISONANT - HIGH-SOUNDING - HIGH-SWELLING - HIGHFALUTING - HYPERELEGANT - LABYRINTHINE - MAGNILOQUENT - MERETRICIOUS - OSTENTATIOUS - OVERINVOLVED - PRESUMPTUOUS - SUPERCILIOUS - VAINGLORIOUS

13 letter words

GRANDILOQUENT - HIGH AND MIGHTY - OVERELABORATE - TWO-DOLLAR WORD

16 letter words

SENSATIONALISTIC

Definition of pretentious

  • making claim to or creating an appearance of (often undeserved) importance or distinction; "a pretentious country house"; "a pretentious fraud"; "a pretentious scholarly edition"
  • attempting to impress by attributing greater importance than is truly present

Anagrams of pretentious

POSTUTERINE


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