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synonyms for meretriciousness

  • adornment
  • bauble
  • decoration
  • flashiness
  • frill
  • fussiness
  • gaudiness
  • knickknack
  • ornament
  • ostentation
  • pretentiousness
  • showiness
  • tawdriness
  • toy
  • trinket
  • fanciness
  • fandangle

antonyms for meretriciousness

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  • plainness
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How to use meretriciousness in a sentence

If not touched by city elegance, neither is it infected by city meretriciousness; it is sweet, wholesome country.
LITERARY AND SOCIAL ESSAYSGEORGE WILLIAM CURTIS
She felt that she was a living part of John's meretriciousness.
LEONORAARNOLD BENNETT
The meretriciousness of women and their love of luxury are denounced.
FOLKWAYSWILLIAM GRAHAM SUMNER
There was a suggestion of meretriciousness in the tinted lips and the pretence of colour on the charming face.
THE HAND IN THE DARKARTHUR J. REES
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MERETRICIOUSNESS

  • adornment
  • bauble
  • decoration
  • fanciness
  • fandangle
  • flashiness
  • frill
  • fussiness
  • gaudiness
  • knickknack
  • meretriciousness
  • ornament
  • ostentation
  • pretentiousness
  • showiness
  • tawdriness
  • toy
  • trinket
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.