ostentatious definition

  • adjective:
    • Characterized by or fond of ostentation; pretentious. See Synonyms at showy.
    • Of ostentation.
    • designed to entice notice.
    • Of tawdry display; kitsch.
    • keen on, or evincing, ostentation; unduly conspicuous; pretentious; boastful.
    • intended to attract notice and impress others
    • (of a display) tawdry or vulgar
  • others:
    • Making public display.
    • described as ostentation; making display or vain program from vanity or pride.
    • Showy; gaudy; intended for vain show: as, ostentatious ornaments.
    • Synonyms Dashing, flaunting. See ostentation.

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