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pretentiousness

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  • nounself-importance
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Synonyms for pretentiousness

noun self-importance
  • arrogance
  • cockiness
  • egotism
  • grandiosity
  • immodesty
  • ostentation
  • pomposity
  • pompousness
  • pretension
  • smugness
  • vanity
  • bigheadedness
  • grandioseness
  • vaingloriousness

Antonyms for pretentiousness

  • humility
  • modesty
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More words related to pretentiousness

affectation

noun. pretended behavior to make an impression

affectedness

noun. affectation

airs

noun. affectation; pretended behavior

arrogance

noun. exaggerated self-opinion

cant

noun. hypocritical statement

charade

noun. pretense
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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