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::: pretentious - ostentatious; showy; pompous; making unjustified claims; overambitious; Ex. pretentious films that claim to be art
::: amputate - cut off part of body; prune (a limb)
::: laborious - demanding much work or care; tedious
::: jibe - agree; be in harmony with; gibe
::: harangue - long, passionate, and vehement speech; V.
::: primordial - existing at the beginning (of time); rudimentary
::: ordain - decree or command; grant holy orders; predestine; install as a minister, priest, or rabbi; N. ordainment; CF. ordination
::: conjecture - surmise; guess; V.
::: doggerel - poor verse
::: seamy - sordid; base; filthy; unwholesome; Ex. seamy side of city life