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ostentatiously


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ostentatious  \Os`ten*ta"tious\,  a. 
  Fond  of  or  evincing,  ostentation;  unduly  conspicuous; 
  pretentious;  boastful. 
 
  Far  from  being  ostentatious  of  the  good  you  do 
  --Dryden. 
 
  The  ostentatious  professions  of  many  years.  --Macaulay. 
  --  {Os`ten*ta"tious*ly},  adv  --  {Os`ten*ta"tious*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ostentatiously 
  adv  :  in  an  ostentatious  manner;  "Mr  Khrushchev  ostentatiously 
  wooed  and  embraced  Castro  at  the  U.N.  general  assembly" 
  [syn:  {showily},  {with  ostentation}] 




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