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We found 33 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word pretentious:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. pretentious: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. pretentious: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. pretentious: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. pretentious: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. pretentious: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. pretentious: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Pretentious, pretentious: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. pretentious: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. pretentious: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. pretentious: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. pretentious: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. pretentious: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. pretentious: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Pretentious, pretentious: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. pretentious: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. pretentious: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. pretentious: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Pretentious: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Pretentious: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. pretentious: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. pretentious: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. pretentious: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. pretentious: Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
  24. pretentious: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. pretentious: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. pretentious: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. pretentious: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. pretentious: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. pretentious: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. pretentious: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. pretentious: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (pretentious)

adjective:  making claim to or creating an appearance of (often undeserved) importance or distinction ("A pretentious country house")
adjective:  intended to attract notice and impress others
adjective:  of a display that is tawdry or vulgar

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