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- n. The quality of being pretentious.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The quality of being pretentious; undue assumption of excellence, importance, or dignity.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. lack of elegance as a consequence of being pompous and puffed up with vanity
- n. the quality of being pretentious (behaving or speaking in such a manner as to create a false appearance of great importance or worth)
pretentious + -ness (Wiktionary)