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pretentious - ostentatious; showy; pompous; making unjustified claims; overambitious; Ex. pretentious films that claim to be art
centaur - mythical figure, half man and half horse
oculist - physician who specializes in treatment of the eyes
tangible - able to be touched; real; concrete; palpable; possible to realize or understand; Ex. tangible proof
gale - windstorm; gust of wind; emotional outburst (laughters, tears); Ex. gale of laughter
halfhearted - exhibiting little interest or enthusiasm
pedestal - support or base as for a pillar or statue
largess - generous gift (given to people who do not have enough)
rapport - close relationship; emotional closeness; harmony
sycophant - servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic