Found 98 synonyms in 14 groups
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Meaning: claim [n]
assertion, demand, declaration, stake, affirmation, interest, pretension
  1. 2
    Meaning: pretext [n]
    motive, allegation (formal), maintenance, ostentation (pej.), pretension
  2. 3
    Meaning: overacting [n]
  3. 4
    Meaning: false front [n]
    facade, front, pretension, veneer
  4. 5
    Meaning: boasting [n]
  5. 6
    Meaning: boast [n]
  6. 7
    Meaning: appearance [n]
    display, ostentation (pej.), show, ceremony, spectacle, pretension, pomp, parade
  7. 8
    Meaning: character trait [n]
  8. 9
    Meaning: egotism [n]
    conceit, vainglory (literature), pretension, narcissism, self-esteem, vanity
  9. 10
    Meaning: pomposity [n]
    bombast (pej.), balderdash (arch.), pretension, nonsense, rhetoric, grandiloquence (formal)
  10. 11
    Meaning: grandiloquence [n]
    bombast (pej.), balderdash (arch.), pretension, nonsense, rhetoric, pomposity (pej.)
  11. 12
    Meaning: disguise [n]
  12. 13
    Meaning: display of knowledge [n]
    pretension, precision, affectation, pomposity (pej.), stuffiness, pedantry (pej.)
  13. 14
    Meaning: possession [n]

pretension synonyms - English related words for pretension