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  • as inostentation
  • as inwindow dressing
  • as infaçade
  • as input-on
  • as incover

synonyms for window-dressing

  • affectation
  • array
  • boast
  • boasting
  • brag
  • braggadocio
  • bragging
  • bravado
  • demonstration
  • display
  • exhibition
  • flamboyance
  • flash
  • flourish
  • fuss
  • garishness
  • magnificence
  • pageant
  • pageantry
  • parade
  • pomp
  • pomposity
  • pompousness
  • pretending
  • pretension
  • pretentiousness
  • put-on
  • shine
  • show
  • showiness
  • spectacle
  • splendor
  • splurge
  • swagger
  • swank
  • vainglory
  • vaunt
  • false front
  • flaunting
  • grandstand play
  • parading
  • showing off
  • showoff
  • swaggering
  • vaunting
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antonyms for window-dressing

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  • concealment
  • dullness
  • hiding
  • modesty
  • ordinariness
  • simplicity
  • truth
  • plainness
  • quiet
  • reservation
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    How to use window-dressing in a sentence

    Of course, there’s a chance this could all be window dressing given how often brand purpose tends to look like propaganda.
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    It’s pulp—very good pulp—and its modest achievement is making heroes out of characters too often reduced to window dressing.
    THE 5 BEST NEW SHOWS OUR TV CRITIC WATCHED IN MARCH 2021JUDY BERMANMARCH 31, 2021TIME
    One thing we’ve observed is that a remarkable amount of video is just audio with window dressing.
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    But at the instant I caught a sight of my counterfeit presentment in a shop window, and veiled my haughty crest.
    GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
    A small book, bound in full purple calf, lay half hidden in a nest of fine tissue paper on the dressing-table.
    HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
    She had listened—she had listened intently, looking straight out of the window and without moving.
    CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
    The east window in this church has been classed as the A1 of modern painted windows.
    SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
    The clerks had not arrived yet, and he beguiled the time by looking out of the staircase window.
    THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
    As the window dropped, Ripperda saw the wounded postilion fall on the neck of his horse.
    THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
    I was thinking of any thing but the Virgin, or the window, or the light; I was thinking of my companion—so fair, and so devout.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
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