WORD OF THE DAY

WORD OF THE DAY

OSTENTATIOUS

os·ten·ta·tious [òss ten táysh’n, òstən taysh’n]

ADJECTIVE

  rich and showy: marked by a vulgar display of wealth and success designed to impress people

EXAMPLE:

Many of our politicians flaunt their stolen wealth openly and enjoy an ostentatious lifestyle.

SYNONYMS:

flashy, affected, showy, brazen, flamboyant, grandiose, pretentious

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