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Pronunciation of Pretentious: Learn how to pronounce Pretentious in English correctly

Learn how to say Pretentious correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word pretentious:

adjective
attempting to impress by affecting greater importance or merit than is actually possessed:
pretentious art films
the pretentious jargon of wine experts
Derivatives
pretentiously
adverb
pretentiousness
noun
Origin:
mid 19th century: from French prétentieux, from prétention (see pretension1)