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English translation of 'pretenzioso'

pretenzioso

(pretenˈtsjoso)
a

adjective

  1. pretentious

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'pretenzioso' in Other Languages

British English: ostentatious ADJECTIVE
If you describe something as ostentatious, you disapprove of it because it is expensive and is intended to impress people.
...his house, which, however elaborate, is less ostentatious than the preserves of other Dallas tycoons.
British English: pretentious ADJECTIVE
If you say that someone or something is pretentious, you mean that they try to seem important or significant, but you do not think that they are.
His response was full of pretentious nonsense.

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Translation of pretenzioso from the Collins Italian to English
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