from The Century Dictionary.

  • Ostentatious; making a show.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective obsolete Ostentatious.

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  • adjective obsolete ostentatious


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  • For the manner of setting out, it was as usuall as in other ships, but that the _Turkes_ delighted in the ostentous braverie of their Streamers, Banners, and Top-sayles; the ship being a handsome ship, and well built for any purpose.

    Great Pirate Stories Joseph Lewis French 1897


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