Đồng nghĩa của pretentious

Alternative for pretentious

Đồng nghĩa: affected, fancy, flashy, ostentatious, showy,

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Having an arrogant, self-important or pompous manner
arrogant pompous presumptuous haughty hifalutin highfalutin imperious lofty lordly presuming assumptive cavalier huffish huffy important overweening peremptory superior toplofty uppish uppity bumptious chesty sniffy supercilious toploftical masterful high-and-mighty self-asserting self-assertive high-handed stiff-necked high-hat conceited snooty proud snobbish stuck-up self-important egotistic cocky condescending overbearing disdainful high and mighty patronizing smug egotistical vainglorious vain patronising boastful snotty toffee-nosed prideful puffed up insolent snobby overconfident hoity-toity contemptuous bigheaded swaggering domineering scornful self-satisfied affected ostentatious bragging self-opinionated egoistic audacious immodest egoistical swellheaded elitist self-conceited narcissistic aloof bossy self-centered forward brash impudent snippy self-centred biggity la-di-da swollen-headed fancy-pants biggety pushy persnickety bold assured pontifical confident aristocratic grandiose opinionated cheeky impertinent selfish bloated stuck up complacent know-it-all big-headed magisterial egocentric full of oneself assuming self-confident hubristic blustering self-affected self-promoting self-contented self-adulatory self-glorifying self-engrossed self-congratulatory swanky cocksure brazen potty ritzy autocratic dismissive rude brassy self-assured self-righteous self-serving dictatorial sassy inflated orgulous consequential saucy fresh authoritarian inconsiderate high-flown smart-alecky self-aggrandizing braggart cool contumelious mocking holier-than-thou blusterous too big for your boots scoffing sneering portentous exclusive full of yourself flaunting posh vaunting smarty tyrannical despotic cold-shoulder la-de-da puffed-up strutting jumped up pontificating crowing wise guy bombastic self-applauding above oneself braggy putting on airs on an ego trip sententious puffy stiff showy nervy familiar high-minded overfamiliar boasting disrespectful smart high loudmouth improper inappropriate uncivil malapert indifferent remote tony impolite free officious shameless pert pushful gracious big sure grandiloquent too big for one's britches too big for one's boots too big for one's breeches self-respecting self-loving self-complacent self-pleased unreserved self-flattering self-gratulatory self-dramatizing blustery dominating extroverted extraverted uninhibited elitist standoffish poncey windy arbitrary commanding airy assertive offhand cliquish selective ranting oppressive stooping loud obnoxious wiseguy refined giddy silliness thoughtless dizzy flighty indulgent overindulgent over-free relaxed highhanded ambitious bullish undemocratic heavy-handed blowhard curt casual fustian honourable honorable willful rigid wilful inflexible anti-democratic repressive highbrow discriminatory too big for your breeches on a high horse unconcerned insouciant uninterested reserved distant detached nose in the air jaunty big-mouthed swanking offensively self-assertive on one's high horse tolerant free-and-easy flip wise unabashed overbold unceremonious discourteous pleased with yourself windbag exultant unblushing boldfaced barefaced procacious on your high horse on high horse belittling denigrating rash ironhanded dominant abrupt brusque glib terse cursory perfunctory off ungracious impetuous previous premature overhasty hasty foolhardy precipitate throwing one's weight about presumptive take-it-or-leave-it pococurante offish splendid exaggerated grand spectacular flatulent flowery highfaluting magnificent overstated flamboyant self-aggrandising cock-a-hoop on ego trip full of hot air hot stuff high falutin careless highfalutin' blowing one's own horn self-admiring self-regarding self-absorbed egomaniacal self-obsessed self-interested self-seeking swollen solipsistic pleased with oneself self-involved self-oriented self-preoccupied self-infatuated self-concerned wrapped up in oneself stuck on oneself stuffy individualistic inner-directed introverted wisenheimer pleased content self-approving personal proud of oneself derisive cold withering unfriendly insulting frosty unsociable withdrawn frigid disparaging slighting egomaniac peacockish antisocial unresponsive jeering unsympathetic uncommunicative abhorrent brassbound chilly arch hotshot unapproachable satisfied unclubbable unforthcoming full of contempt unbending asocial iron-handed standoff certain formal dogmatic subjective obsessive intimate intrinsic isolated in love with oneself tyrannous autocratical authoritative tyrannic brazen-faced dry bold-faced forbidding austere goody-goody think too highly of oneself think a lot of oneself imperative well pleased inward-looking have an excessively high opinion of oneself self-indulgent stand-offish cold-eyed laid back buttoned-up priggish puffed self-opinioned flushed inborn ingrained inherent idiosyncratic secure uncaring unthinking throwing one's weight around icy looking after number one undemonstrative grandstanding think one is the cat's whiskers think one is God's gift think one is the cat's pyjamas too big for your britches independent restrained happy individualist insensitive inward looking self-minded megalomaniac reticent gratified taciturn self-sufficient having a swelled head wrapped up with oneself well-pleased like the cat that swallowed the canary contented uncompanionable swollen with pride serene coercive bullying proud of yourself flushed with success ceremonious triumphant gloating rejecting contemning averse despising antipathetic scouting repudiating I'm all right, Jack like a cat that has swallowed the canary like the cat that's got the cream insociable positive overproud obsequious keeping people at arm's length mean-looking put on airs lording it derisory brag boast conceity ham phony gall phoney preponderant imperial demanding regnant ascendant prevalent smart aleck smart guy smarty pants draconian taunting turning up your nose at looking down your nose at iron-fisted demeaning scathing degrading derogative snide depreciative denigratory detractive derogatory decrying pejorative uncomplimentary depreciatory deprecatory denigrative easy-going self-possessed strict severe harsh resting on your laurels like the cat that got the cream Neronian dogmatical unyielding hard-nosed hard temperamental sardonic disapproving upstage opprobrious snot-nosed clamorous crack-the-whip doctrinaire stern firm throwing weight around dictative big talking blowing one's own trumpet high hat dog it impersonal incurious thick-skinned cold fish hard-hearted hard-boiled lone wolf on ice

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Showy in speech, language or writing
highfalutin bombastic articulate eloquent grandiose florid fustian grandiloquent hyperbolic oratorical ostentatious rhetoric rhetorical sonorous turgid bombast flowery magniloquent ornate tumid aureate big complicated effusive euphuistic magnific mouthy orotund overblown overdone overripe overwrought pedantic verbose declamatory erudite formal purple scholarly high-sounding silver-tongued high-flown pompous inflated lofty windy affected extravagant elaborate stilted showy gassy flamboyant wordy gaseous flatulent hifalutin arty-farty Ossianic strained laboured long-winded pleonastic histrionic convoluted fulsome labored swollen theatrical exalted periphrastic hyperventilated egotistic rotund prolix over-elaborate exaggerated Ciceronian epideictic haughty imposing Demosthenic Demosthenean bold elevated boastful flashy tedious ambitious la-di-da epic sesquipedalian ranting high-minded noble fancy tumescent loud puffed voluble grand-sounding ponderous blathering involved dramatic big-talking windbag self-important ornamented fluent discursive grand stagy overambitious elocutionary puffed-up majestic impressive self-righteous high mannered tiresome actorly heroic tall braggart bragging high-falutin prim shallow superficial breezy lexiphanic Falstaffian snobbish Miltonian Homeric sententious stodgy blustering overinflated baroque oratorial stuffy euphistic tall-talking overwritten long learned rhapsodic loudmouthed balderdash booming melodramatic arresting solemn OTT verbal linguistic intellectual stuffed shirt figurative stylistic pontifical priggish full of hot air embellished contrived glib vocal decorative ornamental garnished rich luscious ideal fervid impassioned persuasive gesturing vivid forceful gesticulative senatorial noisy expressive intoning important stentorian fussy sublime superior complex detailed decorated over the top excessive rhapsodical overestimated ivory-tower uplifting serious arrogant portentous grave crass flaunted jaunty vain brazen vaunting garish monumental unrealistic large-scale lavish high-falutin' high-flying far-reaching on a grand scale large circumlocutory garrulous diffuse circuitous prattling expansive prating jabbering babbling lengthy gushing protracted tautological rambling indirect digressive wandering meandering talkative yakking multiloquent big-mouthed repetitious loquacious gabby tortuous redundant multiloquous gobby logorrheic wittering talky palaverous tautologous repeating ambagious logorrhoeic yacking repetitive full of air with the gift of the gab having kissed the Blarney stone chatty boasting long-drawn-out vast prolonged overlong rococo curlicued over-the-top superfluous roundabout wedding-cake busy gingerbread swaggering very elaborate elegant iterative fine boring wearisome maundering arty overelaborate high-wrought euphemistic interminable circumlocutionary waffly effervescent fizzy carbonated sparkling bubbly full of verbiage highly decorated reiterating padded empty gossiping chattering gossipy conversational chattery communicative forthcoming motormouthed blabby magnificent tonguey able to talk the hind legs off a donkey flap jaw loose-tongued blabbermouth having kissed the Blarney Stone loose-lipped motormouth yakkity running on at the mouth prosy wind-bag yakky splendid stately glorious resplendent awe-inspiring superb striking palatial august opulent plush imperial heroical classy massive royal gallant proud baronial regal luxurious flash swanky unfathomable cosmic impenetrable splashy overwhelming lordly

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That has been described as greater or better than it actually is
exaggerated inflated excessive overblown extravagant hyperbolized overweening overstated bloated fulsome overdone hyped magnified steep hyperbolic overdrawn overemphasised overemphasized actorly theatrical overplayed overripe extreme OTT dramatic overestimated overwrought amplified overdramatized aggrandized melodramatic tall preposterous sensationalistic exalted sensational sensationalist embellished embroidered fabulous fantastic farfetched hammy histrionic impossible outsize outsized overkill schmaltzy spectacular stylized unrealistic over-elaborate over the top too much highly coloured larger-than-life too-too blown up highly colored a bit thick out of proportion pompous undue disproportionate hyperventilated intemperate immoderate profuse unrestrained superfluous O.T.T. hyped up attention-grabbing over-the-top effusive flamboyant gushing inordinate unreasonable unwarranted overelaborate exorbitant gushy unreserved extortionate needless unnecessary high sky-high puffed-up confident arresting impressive enlarged puffed up loud gaudy showy flashy garish pumped up blown-up outrageous overextravagant plethoric fancy-pants demonstrative lavish unconscionable intolerable overgenerous prohibitive uncalled for prodigal expansive wholehearted generous enormous raised increased boosted overinflated unlimited outré over the odds overworked exuberant over-enthusiastic over-effusive laboured unfair forced stagy affected camp beyond the pale elaborate labored a bit much beyond all bounds laid on with a trowel

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Soft and shaggy
plushy luxurious lavish sumptuous plush opulent deluxe palatial luxury posh fancy ritzy grand luxuriant lush rich magnificent splendid expensive upscale costly extravagant grandiose gorgeous luxe silken majestic Lucullan Babylonian elaborate imposing luscious ostentatious stately Lucullian impressive palace immoderate comfortable hedonistic sensuous sybaritic voluptuous pampered epicurean sensual easy gratifying pleasurable well-appointed self-indulgent pleasure-loving fit for a king fit for a queen in the lap of luxury swanky classy swish upmarket ornate swank lux lavishly appointed de luxe indulgent prodigal regal elegant stylish palatian well appointed affluent princely champagne exuberant showy intemperate profusive profligate pompous comfy upholstered frilly riotous velvet wild abundant excessive unreasonable wasteful exaggerated unrestrained glitzy beautiful classic high-class profuse copious thriftless improvident hedonic overindulgent unstinging openhanded first-class over-the-top effusive up-market upper-crust upper-class high pleasure-seeking fine splendiferous resplendent superb noble proud glorious august monumental spectacular exclusive dignified imperial kingly awe-inspiring splendacious magnolious exquisite royal striking exalted breathtaking distinguished epic massive gallant baronial heroical heroic magnific Homeric fancy-pants glittering choice chic superior handsome aristocratic snazzy dazzling brilliant lordly great sovereign sublime spacious large-scale illustrious select courtly finest quality special loaded pricey elitist snobby snotty high-hat persnickety toffee-nosed snooty glamorous snobbish potty dear ultra dainty rare delicate recherche super lofty high-born heavenly cultivated ornamented refined overdone stuffy fit for a prince fit for a princess stunning elevated marvelous out of this world spiffy embellished valuable precious outstanding awesome divine radiant transcendent commanding arresting beyond price towering marvellous splendorous splendrous brave splashy magnifico flamboyant baroque solid gold

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Having a striking appearance or style, typically by being excessively bright, colourful, or ostentatious
showy flamboyant ostentatious brash gaudy conspicuous flash flashy garish loud splashy vulgar obtrusive ornate overdone tasteless affected extravagant fancy glitzy kitsch over-elaborate theatrical arresting bodacious bold brilliant catchy commanding dramatic emphatic eye-catching fancy-pants grabby kenspeckle marked noisy noticeable OTT pompous prominent pronounced remarkable ritzy striking superfly swanky bling-bling dicty tawdry tinselly classy dashing glaring histrionic jazzy luxurious meretricious opulent overwrought peacocky resplendent screaming sensational snazzy splendiferous sumptuous swank tinsel tony over the top trashy razzle-dazzle lurid tacky cheap flaring florid bling chichi colourful chintzy flaunting colorful bright grandiose crude glamorous glittery naff elaborate glittering gay rich camp gimcrack brazen outrageous sporty in bad taste exaggerated stylish dazzling expensive exciting superficial specious actorly brummagem artificial blatant catchpenny gross fussy kitschy bombastic raffish crass brassy coarse baroque Brummagem peacockish swashbuckling rococo cheap and nasty flaming luxuriant luscious splurgy in poor taste tatty plastic sham pinchbeck vibrant vivid splendid brightly coloured brilliantly coloured flakey flaky gassy pizazzy pizzazzy nifty over-bright violent harsh distasteful unattractive nauseating sickly bilious whimsical sparkling pizzazz frou-frou fakey flaunted pzazz trumpery exhibitionistic spectacular jaunty uptown gussied up convivial merry high-flown trendy fashionable deluxe plush posh upmarket high-class elegant arty-farty putting on the ritz embellished adorned ornamented decorated fun overstated busy impressive gingerbread melodramatic stagy exclusive lavish grand swish snappy smart with-it plushy sharp swankish wedding-cake mannered unreal hammy stilted gee-whizz overacted actressy rude low forced ham overripe barnstorming campy stagey uncouth inelegant improper ceremonious rough-hewn insensible unrefined indiscreet unpolished roughneck rough lowbrow common tactless lowbred uncultured uncultivated rugged incult unseemly ill-bred illiberal indecorous indelicate graceless impolite unnatural emotional show amateur over-the-top legitimate acting tragic schmaltzy dramaturgic vaudeville staged comic stupid off-color raunchy unclassy low-down-and-dirty trivial useless hideous foolish unlovely unsightly outlandish barbaric makeshift low-down wild barbarous boorish loutish unsophisticated oafish uncivilized ill-mannered uncivilised philistine churlish brutish unmannerly uneducated ignorant uncivil discourteous offensive ungentlemanly unladylike barbarian cheesy raw shoddy cloddish rustic primitive nasty sleazy insensitive yobbish bad-mannered shabby savage bearish poor blunt clumsy plebby gruff awkward provincial inconsiderate rubbishy slobbish unmannered Neanderthal clodhopping cheapjack worthless junky second-rate miserable thuggish thoughtless ungracious unstylish unfashionable ungraceful unsavoury stiff unsavory foul-mouthed untutored corny callous low-grade inferior gauche grungy ratty plebeian dirty mean flimsy valueless bad execrable cut-rate wretched schlocky terrible rotten bum low-rent mediocre schlock lousy bargain-basement brusque curt ocker lewd ungallant wooden uncomfortable uneasy parochial swinish clownish hick unworldly shameless el cheapo classless common as muck crummy inurbane rustical mannerless corrupt heavy-handed socially unsure lacking in social graces socially inept loud-mouthed socially awkward unpleasant ill-chosen unfinished basic simple trifling painful to look at ordinary cheap-jack paltry obnoxious lumpish obtuse low-minded ridiculous vernacular illiterate low-born heathen agrestic twopenny-halfpenny unlettered baseborn native general earthy troglodytic bourgeois sordid hooligan heathenish Neandertal natural rough and ready lumpen ornery cantankerous countrified base lubberly unpoised ungenteel impertinent ungainly disrespectful disgracious sketchy gawky hillbilly backwoods unenlightened materialist unread commercial out-of-line unfeeling backward immature eye-searing undiscriminating imperceptive uncalled-for impure anti-intellectual inartistic low-bred tough loudmouthed trailer-park uninformed dour severe ribald hard foul indecent profane brutal bluff obscene forbidding fierce stern austere bawdy roughcast grim vulgarian filthy cruel intimidating louring grievous steely stark inhuman Daliesque clinquant twee mod posturing gimmicky jerry-built insubstantial rickety inept unsubtle maladroit flinty onerous ungentle heavy artless unceremonious bitter hardhanded oppressive third-rate poor-quality ramshackle murderous lowering bungling blundering careless ropy tinny badly built rash straightforward precipitate untactful hasty styleless ticky-tack dowdy ticky-tacky dilapidated scrubby scruffy neglected dumpy bombed-out tumbledown mangy moth-eaten beat-up dog-eared tatterdemalion seedy down-at-the-heels threadbare down-at-heel timeworn run-down rubbish grotty duff thrown together outmoded faded out-of-date broken-down stodgy frumpy untidy dingy slovenly unbecoming waxy unsuitable poky unkempt messy sloppy like a bull in a china shop bogus empty garbage no-good despicable good-for-nothing abandoned cruddy barren poor quality low in quality

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Characterized by a pompous air of infallibility
pontifical dogmatic doctrinaire opinionated arrogant inflexible adamant opinionative opinioned dictatorial domineering prejudiced dogmatical pompous uncompromising biased imperious overbearing bigoted cocksure rigid obdurate authoritarian obstinate intolerant pigheaded unyielding apostolic stubborn superior magisterial bloated condescending headstrong wilful portentous grandiose pontificating puffy swaggering self-opinionated self-important single-minded bull-headed of fixed views pig-headed assertive insistent fanatical authoritative unbending stiff-necked dictative one-sided bullheaded partisan theoretical speculative impractical self-assertive swivel-eyed extreme unpragmatic unrealistic hypothetical ideological zealous of preconceived ideas mulish strict holding fixed views pertinacious stern dogged emphatic peremptory imperative high-handed arbitrary categorical entrenched downright unquestionable narrow-minded unchallengeable small-minded definite unequivocal formal tenacious determined despotic confident fascistic egotistical wrong-headed tyrannical high and mighty bossy autocratic disobliging irrational uncooperative obstructive unhelpful unaccommodating annoying troublesome vexatious tiresome awkward difficult contrary illogical commanding brusque abrupt imperial brisk summary blinkered intransigent intractable firm tyrannous autocratical willful masterful overweening positive tyrannic lordly decided severe certain undeniable stringent finished rigorous fixed compelling unreasonable

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Not being or expressing one's genuine self
phony-baloney fake artificial insincere feigned phoney assumed inauthentic phony hypocritical backhanded double-faced pretended two-faced deceptive double double-dealing jive unctuous left-handed mealymouthed Pecksniffian phoney-baloney Janus-faced lying deceitful false devious hollow disingenuous duplicitous evasive faithless untruthful dissimulating mendacious dissembling untrue unfaithful perfidious put-on shifty slick sly ambidextrous snide mala fide dishonest exaggerated overdone underhand cynical lacking sincerity treacherous lip not candid mealy not frank counterfeit disloyal pretend pseud slippery with tongue in cheek fraudulent spurious deceiving untrustworthy knavish guileful crafty unreliable tricky underhanded specious canting crooked jivey unnatural glib affected feigning oily pharisaical pharisaic deluding smooth cheating cunning sneaky fishy sharp shady sham bent indirect foxy unscrupulous unprincipled smooth-spoken back-stabbing smooth-tongued fast rogue mock hypocritic Tartuffian Pharisaic Pharisaical dual double-crossing artful beguiling backstabbing misleading ironic swindling ambiguous dubious double dealing criminal equivocal paradoxical cryptic enigmatic sardonic uncertain illegal corrupt illicit dishonourable unlawful bogus scheming dirty defrauding unethical unfair unjust Machiavellian double-meaning double-edged shonky dodgy subtle pseudo bamboozling forged dishonorable against the law falsified imitation slim hollow-hearted Punic false-hearted truthless oblique rascal plausible insidious roguish catchy astucious designing off bum seeming serpentine imposturous wily pietistic sanctimonious captious moralistic caviling bland pious assuming cavilling self-righteous

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Easily offended or shocked, especially by sexual matters
prudish prim puritanical Victorian formal niminy-piminy old-maidish priggish prissy schoolmarmish starchy strait-laced stuffy moralistic puritan bluenosed demure goody-goody governessy mimsy narrow-minded nice-nelly old-maid overmodest overnice proper schoolmistressy squeamish straightlaced straitlaced affected artificial austere bigoted conventional fastidious finicky genteel Grundyish illiberal mincing narrow offish overexact precise rigid rigorous scrupulous severe simpering square stern stiff stilted uptight prim and proper nice strict fussy smug conservative moral fuddy-duddy punctilious pompous stick-in-the-mud particular tight-laced pernickety Pecksniffian straight staid respectable polite old-fashioned decorous correct refined self-righteous precious of the old school sententious sanctimonious shockable censorious sedate upright holier-than-thou overparticular po-faced pedantic self-satisfied choosy honourable honorable ceremonious delicate square-toed conforming seemly meticulous dignified nit-picking snobbish gentlemanly sober mannerly decent courteous befitting ladylike fogeyish goody-two-shoes virtuous reserved well-mannered de rigueur ascetic overscrupulous forbidding pietistic pious fanatical disapproving hair-shirt spartan timid prude Pharisaic abstemious abstinent timorous niggly hypocritical complacent vain pi epicene straight-laced god-fearing unctuous PC overcautious blue-nose cleanly good dapper stickling ceremonial spic-and-span spruce wooden stodgy conscientious principled becoming politically correct goody two-shoes namby-pamby mannered starched solemn old-womanish upstanding high-minded fit right stiff-necked suitable modest fitting righteous ethical right-minded orthodox done impersonal deadly musty conformist in line comme il faut by the book meet comely by the numbers humourless fusty old-fogeyish foetid self-important hot bloated warm fetid arrogant smoky supercilious humorless as dry as dust smelly magisterial important puffy discriminating picky dainty demanding discerning sensitive critical exacting inflexible fine cultured finical pure persnickety sharp choosey keen selective cultivated perceptive faddy fussbudgety faddish finicking perfectionist acute careful elegant polished hypercritical nitpicking overdelicate hard to please over-particular difficult to please impossible to please nit-picky sophisticated civil courtly urbane stylish well-bred civilized gracious couth accomplished well bred posh well mannered distingué fashionable chivalrous patronising ostentatious confined la-di-da civilised intolerant hollow patronizing well-behaved snooty discreet graceful condescending appropriate accepted distinguished gallant apt stately traditional tasteful noble tactful imposing august exact majestic classy gentle acceptable approved presentable standard official restrained venerable suave respectful aristocratic regal religious established apposite smart regular customary usual worthy pukka painstaking compatible in good taste thorough accurate congruous respected done thing diligent lofty superior ordinary attentive imperial traditionalist impressive affable highbrow composed proud well behaved studious debonair obliging doctrinal detailed mathematical methodical deferential serious grand magnificent ultra-careful imperious portly button-down diplomatic hair-splitting bien pensant straight arrow just so educated circumspect OK protocol in order charming valid impeccable finished magnanimous ritual handsome womanly prudent deliberate measured felicitous applicable fitted royal developed suited politic cavalier close exhaustive tip-top top-notch pretty adulatory complimentary high-bred highbred flattering preux studied pinpoint judicious welcome happy well-respected high-class well-placed upper-class grandiose hairline congenial consonant timely consistent pleasing fair forced honest de règle spot-on slow-moving reputable admirable the done thing in keeping laboured unnatural strained trustworthy genial cordial pleasant kind seasonable clean-living frigid unrelaxed icy considerate thoughtful neat above board tidy estimable complaisant labored au fait creditable moderate redoubtable sublime well-thought-of mediocre redoubted of good repute bourgeois well spoken soft-spoken well brought up well-spoken highly regarded suburban parochial Pooterish Biedermeier dogmatic exalted laborious lordly kingly small-town assiduous conscionable observant formalistic overconscientious heedful punctual eminent unbending received sombre highfalutin' great somber grave nifty unsympathetic aloof remote unfriendly detached haughty popular common right on good eye withdrawn unsocial reticent antisocial unforthcoming unresponsive undemonstrative unapproachable uncommunicative taciturn recognized mainstream normal self-respecting authoritative prevailing canonical authorized prevalent traditionalistic familiar ultraconservative unprogressive reactionary unheretical unoriginal buttoned-down hidebound mossbacked old-line old-school standpat die-hard acknowledged brassbound paleoconservative archconservative well established kosher routine derivative well-established keeping people at arm's length stand-offish legitimate authorised sanctioned admitted recognised rightful sound according to the book

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Seemingly well-reasoned, plausible or true, but actually fallacious
specious deceptive fallacious misleading casuistic false sophistic unsound beguiling deceitful deceiving deluding delusive delusory plausible sophistical apparent baseless bogus captious colorable credible empty erroneous flattering hollow idle illogical inaccurate incorrect insincere likely meretricious nugatory ostensible ostentatious phoney phony presumable presumptive probable seeming sham sophisticated spurious unfounded untrue vain wrong seemingly correct apparently right plausible but wrong invalid fabricated mistaken flawed fake illusory mock unreal unreliable inexact fraudulent misguided distorted counterfeit faulty unsubstantiated fictitious pseudo untruthful groundless artificial imaginary unsupported imprecise without foundation off flimsy invented defective weak unreasonable manufactured factitious trumped-up ersatz pretend ill-founded faked concocted trumped up iffy shaky imitation simulated questionable in error unproven ungrounded unjustifiable dodgy unjustified chimerical unwarranted counterfactual implausible illusive foundationless uncorroborated synthetic irrational apocryphal untenable wide of the mark forged plastic without basis contrived out made up substitute feigned pretended tenuous off beam full of holes fishy fanciful unnatural falsified dummy way off glib indefensible insupportable unconvincing superficial dubious off target imagined dishonest fallible fictional mythical suspect unconfirmed misrepresentative made-up visionary fantastic misinformed fabulous improper not genuine reasonless put-on nonvalid untrustworthy dicey uncalled-for gratuitous bottomless ambiguous economical with the truth off-target off-base not exact not accurate unsustainable unwarrantable off base way out doubtful disingenuous make-believe illusionary inexcusable unforgivable assumed untested unverified unattested unpardonable chancy rocky disreputable risky strained forced mechanical affected conjectural notional chimeric imperfect mad faux lying undependable unreasoned truthless uncertain speculative ideal discrepant colored absurd unauthentic inexpiable snide queer inauthentic coloured faithless cod imitative man-made unacceptable senseless preposterous cooked-up flakey unstable flaky adulterine reproduction mimic mythological ungenuine without justification abroad replica supposititious open to doubt askew way off beam falsie all wet open to question off-beam not backed up by evidence hyped up wide way off-beam deluded unarguable undefendable refutable inadmissible cooked up hallucinatory chemical cast unprovoked fakey confusing unfitting impostrous evasive unfactual nonfactual unauthorized delusional misconceived without substantiation without merit off the mark contrary to fact amiss manmade tricky nonrational illegitimate unreasoning fancied non-existent insubstantial quixotic copy pirated casuistical not trustworthy so-called nonnatural shallow duplicate quasi unstraightforward unbacked inconsequent inconsequential uncalled for not backed up causeless unfaithful careless wild non-natural facsimile pat awry cunning devious cheating pretending copycat copied unsubstantial incongruous Barmecidal Barmecide whimsical fictive semblant suppositious float adrift mendacious engineered unassured unsure without cause unauthorised without reason counterfeited hypocritical equivocal garbled unoriginal crooked dud pinchbeck erratic cynical without explanation way-out not true way-off doesn't wash not right perplexing bewildering mistakable demagogic catchy distracting confounding puzzling erring wrong number all off devised fantasied phantom mythic phantasmal fantastical imaginal phantasmic arbitrary fluffed blue sky pipe dream dissimulating dissembling not precise out of line astray on the wrong track not working out of commission at fault misfigured goofed misconstrued mishandled miscalculated treacherous insignificant prepared bad double-dealing hollow-hearted devoid of validity two-faced slick framed bum pirate bent laboured labored mannered pseud quasi- stilted put on overdone stiff worthless model studied trick exaggerated actorly toy improvised wooden not kosher hokey self-conscious phony-baloney professed purported overripe fantasy Hollywood plant brummagem crock fantasized dream duplicitous pseudo- knock-off dreamed-up adopted won't fly soft shell avowed alleged theatrical supposed underhand pseudonymous overworked ham hammy crafty guileful shady sharp unspontaneous quack virtual hoax play-play shifty unscrupulous illegal imposturous imitated constrained unprincipled would-be fast underhanded rogue fantasised representative phoney-baloney bootlegged rehearsed legendary unauthenticated unqualified repro surface uncanonical campy miniature derivative overblown elaborate planned debatable wannabe self-styled made makeshift constructed apish not what it is cracked up to be low-grade low-quality poor-quality shoddy inferior ostensive semi- nominal allonymous experimental unsatisfactory substandard adulterated mealymouthed posed near reported not real not legit terminologically inexact voulu manipulated far-fetched fixed recherche staged lookalike gingerbread posey as it were mock-up conceited melodramatic affectated awkward playacting fraud charlatan bluffing shammed masked in name only covered concealed dissimulated not the case knock off to all intents and purposes sly sneaky scheming null stagy overly planned perfidious Machiavellian rigid inflexible bound begrudging coercive grudging binding conscripted slave stringent forcible null and void void nonbinding inoperative subtle slippery foxy wreck uptight taut farfetched wired put unglued tight choked slim not binding uncollectible double-faced Punic false-hearted in a state hard put nervous wreck strung out at end of rope insidious rascal roguish designing serpentine oblique astucious indirect wily acted swindling criminal corrupt illicit dishonourable unlawful Janus-faced defrauding unfair dirty unjust unethical shonky knavish bamboozling dishonorable against the law

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Piously self-assured and smugly moralistic
self-righteous complacent goody-goody holier-than-thou hypocritical pietistic pious sanctimonious self-satisfied smug superior priggish mealy-mouthed moralising moralizing pharisaic pi unctuous affected canting egotistical haughty hoity-toity noble Pharisaic Pharisaical pompous preachy supercilious Tartuffian too good to be true moralistic Pecksniffian insincere artificial two-faced false pharisaical religiose sententious phony double deceptive duplicitous hollow dissembling specious fraudulent lying spurious faithless jivey captious unnatural double-dealing smooth-spoken deluding smooth-tongued glib caviling unreliable feigning oily bland smooth snide left-handed fishy assuming prudish phoney prim puritanical starchy unco guid strait-laced cavilling stuffy Victorian prissy old-maidish schoolmistressy schoolmarmish censorious Grundyish churchy judgmental didactic homiletical sermonic homiletic pontifical Janus-faced to keep up appearances narrow-minded stiff tight-laced narrow pedantic vain dishonest squeaky-clean deceiving bigoted preachifying ponderous judgemental simon-pure snobbish high-hat pietistical self-important fake pretended feigned for form's sake backhanded mealy pointed counterfeit mealymouthed jive lip double-faced phoney-baloney phony-baloney dogmatic sermonizing formal sermonising proper mimsy niminy-piminy governessy shockable stick-in-the-mud fuddy-duddy square moral virtuous prim and proper straight-laced nice god-fearing PC puritan politically correct goody two-shoes rigid severe genteel conventional straitlaced straightlaced bluenosed nice-nelly overnice strict austere uptight demure old-maid stern precise fastidious overmodest po-faced square-toed precious goody-two-shoes overscrupulous conservative old-fashioned staid ascetic of the old school forbidding disapproving fanatical spartan hair-shirt epicene namby-pamby abstemious conforming abstinent fussy particular squeamish stilted overexact simpering mincing scrupulous offish rigorous finicky illiberal blue-nose spic-and-span polite spruce meticulous straight wooden correct cleanly good dapper upright dignified stickling decorous ceremonial nit-picking ceremonious choosy

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Suffering from or characterized by delusions

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Made in exact imitation of something valuable with the intention to deceive or defraud
suppositious counterfeit affected assumed bent bogus brummagem copied crock deceptive delusive delusory ersatz fake faked false feigned fictitious fishy forged framed fraudulent Hollywood imitation misleading mock not genuine not kosher phoney phony pirate plant pretended pseudo put-on queer sham snide soft shell spurious supposititious two-faced won't fly wrong inauthentic unauthentic simulated dummy pseud substitute knock-off pirated cod deceiving trick mannered artificial pretend synthetic factitious plastic faux unnatural imitative man-made contrived mimic fabricated manufactured make-believe so-called reproduction insincere forced mechanical strained replica unreal facsimile invalid dud made-up specious ostensible quasi- imitated unoriginal untrue derivative worthless model plagiaristic derived counterfeited professed alleged supposed mimicked plagiarized falsified imaginary purported pinchbeck aped quasi toy nonnatural fakey would-be phony-baloney plagiarised hollow self-styled pseudo- invented ungenuine copy trumped-up duplicate imagined nominal adulterine bad meretricious superficial deceitful apparent seeming masked concealed pseudonymous avowed hoax manmade hokey virtual falsie quack covered in name only put on hyped up representative doctored phoney-baloney bootlegged fallacious repro apocryphal bum miniature surface unqualified non-natural concocted apish glib dishonest copycat made makeshift constructed adopted improvised crooked wannabe machine-made low-quality poor-quality shoddy inferior low-grade parodied parroted burlesqued duplicated caricatured reproduced mocked actorly dissembling experimental unsatisfactory substandard adulterated lookalike human-made ostensive semi- gingerbread not real not legit engineered near reported stiff overblown overdone double-dealing as it were mock-up to all intents and purposes hypocritical soi-disant overworked laboured overripe knock off unconvincing fanciful mythical fantasy presumed reputed not what it is cracked up to be exaggerated bluffing shammed lying impostrous charlatan cheating dissimulated imposturous fancied fantasized dreamed-up dream null stilted posed self-titled titular self-named fictive posey nonbinding inoperative null and void void illegal nonvalid chimerical fantasied visionary fabulous chimeric phantom mythic phantasmal fantastical imaginal ideal fictional notional phantasmic fantastic self-appointed allegedly inappropriately named itular formal labored ham awkward hammy conceited playacting melodramatic affectated fraud studied play-play not binding uncollectible nugatory fantasised camouflaged unrecognizable hidden covert sly incognito commonly named in title only wrongly named undercover furtive back-alley underhand sneaky masquerading disguised changed veiled unrecognisable incog cloaked in disguise sailing under false colours under cover

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Having elegance or taste or refinement in manners or dress
stylish natty chic fashionable modish smart snappy trendy voguish cool debonair hip trendsetting classy contemporary dapper designer dressy fancy fine flashy in modern polished schmick sharp snazzy bling funky dashing elegant exclusive fancy-pants flash fly fresh happening kicking kicky nifty now ritzy sassy sophisticated spiffy supercool swell swish tony beautiful big chichi dap groovy jazzy latest mod modernistic new ostentatious rakish showy sleek slick steezy swank tasteful upscale uptown urbane a la mode in vogue on fleek ultra-modern high-class in the mainstream up to date all the rage au courant dressed to kill in fashion up-to-date well turned-out bang up to date up to the minute with it dressed to the teeth à la mode swanky posh hot current popular plush luxurious grand up-to-the-minute spruce refined upmarket neat attractive in style sumptuous newfangled trim graceful deluxe trig genteel cultivated exquisite glamorous lavish opulent suave expensive cultured handsome courtly plushy faddy with-it well-groomed swinging in-thing jaunty favored rich well-dressed ornate majestic stately favoured faddish glitzy dignified lovely du jour red-hot latest thing gorgeous formal in thing swagger gracious high-toned last word prevailing luxury charming avant-garde splendid nice culty well turned out civil aesthetic courteous well-bred artistic gentlemanly well-liked usual popularized all the go palatial well dressed civilized a go-go esthetic as if one had just stepped out of a bandbox splashy new-fashioned lush sporty popularised polite smooth well bred newest state-of-the-art customary well mannered elaborate grandiose discerning dainty gay luxuriant prim lavishly appointed palatian civilised vogue decorous magnificent pleasing advanced comely progressive flamboyant prevalent de rigueur favorite well groomed aristocratic costly flattering chivalrous gallant ladylike favourite well-presented clever present-day clean distinguished ingenious crowd-pleasing select luscious cosmopolitan hep turned-on def pretty superior good Lucullan le dernier cri classic fashionably dressed ultramodern stunning pop presentable besuited raffish casual large leading edge loud snobbish extravagant novel cute massive dicty saucy crisp luxe new age space-age cutting-edge discriminating decorative choice fastidious understated couth de luxe downtown sensitive well-designed appealing recent swankish delicate mannerly excellent affable sublime well-turned-out noble seemly restrained fetching leading-edge well-mannered perky down impressive neoteric innovatory bonny bonnie cutting edge smartly dressed innovative high-tech svelte handy brand-new in good taste futuristic clean-cut upper-class high sexy lovesome pompous styleworthy glittering tidy good-looking lux par excellence five-star pert gaudy ornamental high-fashion fit for a queen well-appointed well appointed fit for a king proper groomed harmonious sought-after in favour resplendent ornamented comfortable august colourful poised overdone stylin' exciting confident gnarly snooty forward-looking in demand affected superb precise creative quality becoming gentle chi-chi first-class accomplished knowledgeable modern-day enhancing imposing aesthetically pleasing stuffy self-possessed obliging striking modernized imaginative worldly knowing glossy fit bright modernised worldly-wise punctilious latter-day in favor late marvelous spiff radical divine knockout pioneering plugged-in precious la-di-da pleasant sightly princely well-tailored experienced great marvellous wonderful heavenly revolutionary silken beauteous ravishing likely decent taking fair indulgent colorful Babylonian today drop-dead goodly up-market Lucullian intelligent regal dressed to the nines trailblazing media-savvy soigné immoderate nontraditional yuppie well-favored immaculate well-heeled well-made peacocky young finest Sunday nicest party youthful smartest high-quality coffee-table undercool wicked flippant snobby high-hat toffee-nosed potty snotty elitist persnickety streamlined fashion-conscious last-word the new swaggy swishy arty soigne informal breezy distinctive desired well-off aerodynamic flowing palace self-assured shiny ceremonious well produced with good taste wealthy-looking prosperous-looking dress respectable well put together celebrated big thing discriminative full-dress with style haute craze fad pizzazzy pizazzy high fashion well-known wanted legendary liked preferred desirable particular critical honorable honourable glib timely offbeat spick and span dolled up spiffed-up crucial bang up-to-date latest fashion latest wrinkle latest fad dernier cri new look devil-may-care looking sharp dressed up agreeable as if you had just stepped out of a bandbox diplomatic tactful perceptive versed awake familiar observant alive conscious savvy informed apprehensive aware correct nonchalant cheerful happy sprightly detached buoyant highbred preux lofty adulatory complimentary high-bred conventional studied spry snug nimble bandbox nobby doggy brisk avant airy close rigorous accurate evolved developed improved forward pinpoint spot-on higher mathematical in high feather spruced up forefront in with it widespread commercially successful successful contempo concurrent coincident present present-time concomitant personable neat and tidy upper-crust affluent hep to up on wise to hip to switched on on to plugged in turned on tuned in in on fitting dressed up to the nines turned out zooty highly developed SOTA balanced metropolitan bland on the cutting edge in the latest style dressed to nines dishy befitting high-minded high-brow in the know flaunting glittery brazen moving emotional expressive fanciable ahead of its time twenty-first century haughty dazzling sensuous uncluttered simple quiet unobtrusive splendiferous pure chaste unaffected gratifying classical subdued de nos jours twenty- first century distingué hunky beautifying voluptuous comfy subtle well-chosen virile spunky patronizing hollow prudish straitlaced prissy condescending confined intolerant well-behaved discreet patronising artificial priggish abundant exuberant flawless delightful supreme glorious splendorous very nice admirable zingy exceptional perfect nice-looking robust well-formed tasty well-proportioned athletic in the lap of luxury strong pulchritudinous drop-dead gorgeous good looking garish musical pictorial rhythmical stimulating ideal dramatic picturesque enlightened valuable embellished proud stylistic impeccable bold lurid vibrant eye-catching vivid citified jet-set blasé go-ahead inviting suitable orderly spotless adorable alluring hospitable welcoming mondaine mature erudite hi-tech privileged aloof well-born flaring noisy brash razzle-dazzle brilliant beyond price rare sprauncy plummy larney world-weary recherche stylized leading contemporaneous never-before-seen ground-breaking updated nouvelle newly discovered groundbreaking recently developed worldly wise been around brightly coloured brilliantly coloured florid swashbuckling top-drawer sartorial innovational inspired unprecedented strange unheard-of unconventional unfamiliar unexplored visionary experimental unknown pathbreaking original inventive far out modernist different unaccustomed way out unique out-of-the-box unhackneyed unexampled peacockish flaming camp flaky outrageous flakey bombastic gassy peachy dandy terrific quick keen superlative topflight prizewinning gone tip-top brave top famous top-notch capital fantabulous fantastic prize crackerjack first-rate fabulous sterling immense four-star stellar corking hype fab boss gilt-edge unsurpassed gangbuster banner dope mean sensational dynamite phat prime agile out-of-sight gangbusters jim-dandy brag topping bully awesome wizard blue-chip primo deft bang-up bumper boffo top-shelf cracking frontline righteous first-string A-OK blue-ribbon top-of-the-line gilt-edged supernal super adroit apt skillful convenient skilful enjoyable number one 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(of a plan or piece of work) Difficult to achieve, requiring great effort or ability
ambitious demanding hard challenging difficult exacting formidable aggressive arduous bold strenuous tough daring grandiose monumental onerous trying exhausting industrious severe taxing elaborate extravagant grand intrepid toilsome energetic hellish impressive lofty stiff visionary killing knackering magnificent large-scale high-pressure herculean killer grueling gruelling rigorous testing laborious rough backbreaking punishing stressful oppressive back-breaking effortful harsh burdensome daunting torturous tortuous excruciating tedious ponderous wearisome tiring bruising rugged wearying agonizing brutal troublesome grievous moiling draining forbidding harrowing uphill thorny fierce crushing bothersome fatiguing unsparing heavy agonising exigent mighty painstaking hellacious intense stringent extreme colossal impossible unforgiving weighty titanic wearing grim toilful debilitating galling tiresome cumbersome operose upstream vigorous intimidating unyielding grinding sweaty tall painful sapping hairy gargantuan energy-consuming Herculean unreasonable tricky immoderate crippling merciless immense unremitting staggering gigantic prohibitive imperious murderous really hard very hard intolerable unbearable unpleasant distressing jarring solemn distressful shattering backbreaker depleting exorbitant excessive unfair steep persnickety pressing time-consuming Augean pick-and-shovel audacious dicey awful hazardous easier said than done nerve-racking high-impact slavish torturesome unendurable hard-won drudgy labored serious no picnic vicious marathon cruel uncomfortable troubling difficile laboured unnerving tough going problem ominous insufferable sticky tormenting not easy worksome like getting blood out of a stone ferocious almighty savage scabrous problematic uphill battle discomforting stretching unrealistic improbable ballsy unfeasible brash idealistic unreal fanciful unlikely far-fetched difficult to achieve hefty thoroughgoing major irksome enervating vexatious worrying relentless exasperating traumatic worrisome vexing mean awkward disturbing frustrating inconvenient enervative upsetting wicked aggravating hectic maddening pressured fraught strict terrible annoying inhuman superincumbent disagreeable pesky bitter hardhanded searing pestilent austere irritating bad nagging weary infuriating niggling nasty murder knotty plaguy pestiferous pestilential punitive troublous rowdy carking prostrating embittering hostile grave tense perturbing anxious dour Sisyphean drastic draconian dreadful harassing unsettling rankling concerning intractable ungovernable objectionable drudging repressive infernal irking agitating busy domineering inexorable despotic headache abrasive riling very difficult overwhelming ugly boring unmanageable wretched chafing nettling nettlesome peeving incommodious confounded undisciplined disorderly unjust recalcitrant wayward discouraging puzzling unruly rebarbative cussed pesty plaguey a stinker of a anxiety-ridden physical powerful huge prodigious searching responsible withering racking chastening massive unrelaxing strained uncharitable unkind fiendishly difficult tremendously difficult very challenging unrelenting stern overtaxing overpowering plodding mammoth careful hypercritical thorough precise critical nit-picking a nuisance flinty protracted lengthy hardworking steely tight an imposition dogged gruff stark overburdening ungentle high forceful heroic courageous louring slow lowering by the book spartan grating provoking displeasing no piece of cake shocking repugnant exerting large order heavy sledding swingeing sky-high inflated extortionate enraging lamentable deplorable unwelcome antagonizing harrying afflicting disappointing ghastly foul horrible rotten horrid vile iniquitous inordinate outrageous teasing festering antipathetic appalling atrocious frightful horrendous abominable tyrannical unsatisfying unattractive antagonising dictatorial autocratic offensive enough to try the patience of a saint enough to drive you up the wall undemocratic grotty frantic chaotic insupportable perverse complex complicated tyrannous active eventful frenzied frenetic lively authoritarian iron-fisted lousy beastly improper overbearing pitiless ruthless coercive anti-democratic disquieting discomposing mystifying high-handed overweening peremptory from hell unacceptable egregious importunate turbulent restless disheartening gloomy sombre dispiriting ironhanded rough going dismal depressive bleak heavy-handed somber depressing confining infestive dangerous alarming damaging messy flustering animated madhouse tireless full tumultuous riotous furious bustling wild problematical bewildering intricate incomprehensible convoluted perplexing baffling confounding beyond bearing not to be borne full on spirited action-packed bumpy raucous a bummer of a disobedient rebellious dysfunctional defiant delinquent socially impaired belligerent willful self-willed naughty badly behaved uncooperative impudent erratic errant hot-tempered disturbed disruptive badly-behaved misbehaving whiny roguish sullen cantankerous undisciplinable loudmouthed contumacious ill-behaved bellicose incorrigible insolent maladjusted rude confrontational combative argumentative malicious ill-disciplined mischievous truculent pugnacious unrestrainable uncontrollable stubborn scrappy uncompliant rascally insubordinate uncontainable peevish devilish petulant indocile

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Expensive or having a high value
fine expensive costly exorbitant extravagant lavish pricey dear premium extortionate opulent overpriced precious priceless immoderate valuable beyond price big-ticket high-cost high-end highly priced high-priced invaluable fancy luxurious prized splendid prizable treasured irreplaceable cherished inestimable valued choice treasurable pricy worth a king's ransom of inestimable worth of inestimable value high of incalculable worth of immeasurable value worth its weight in gold spendy of incalculable value of immeasurable worth ultraexpensive without price unreasonable high-ticket superior top select exclusive prime elite premier fabulous fab classy supreme quality deluxe upscale upmarket excellent cracking frontline great marvellous sterling superb stellar sensational slick famous superlative marvelous capital fantabulous best supernal blue-chip five-star top-quality out-of-sight high-grade high-quality top-notch first-rate first-class four-star major peak optimal leading exceptional magnificent dominant finest central foremost selected preeminent pre-eminent top-end highest quality top of the line top of the range top-tier gorgeous rich sumptuous terrific fantastic wonderful awesome super divine groovy swell immense unsurpassed lovely neat spiffing dandy gangbusters heavenly topflight prizewinning bumper corking super-duper dynamite top-shelf phat blue-ribbon hot jim-dandy topping gilt-edge top-drawer righteous cool crackerjack peachy keen par excellence number one grade A first-string top-hole top-of-the-line bang-up top-flight gangbuster numero uno bonny primo gilt-edged tip-top radical banner dope nifty peachy high-class mean A-OK hype out of this world

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Badly made or done
shoddy cheap inferior second-rate trashy junky tacky cheapjack low-grade poor rubbishy tawdry gimcrack low-rent tatty poor-quality third-rate bad bargain-basement bum cheapo cheesy coarse common crude cut-rate execrable jerry-built lousy mediocre miserable rotten schlock schlocky sleazy slipshod terrible tinny trumpery wretched bodger cheap-jack duff grotty ropy rubbish base broken-down dilapidated dingy el cheapo gaudy inglorious low low-down makeshift mean paltry plastic run-down scruffy seedy shabby substandard not up to snuff inadequate unsatisfactory worthless crummy deficient dreadful awful imperfect atrocious pathetic pitiful dire deplorable abysmal unacceptable appalling lamentable defective dismal faulty low-quality diabolical useless below par sorry pants poxy subpar two-bit wanting sad below standard unsound a load of pants dissatisfactory frightful suboptimal flimsy lame hopeless second-class flawed cheap and nasty junk direful bush-league not up to scratch insufficient disappointing dodgy weak dime-a-dozen punk below average lemon pitiable average downmarket laughable cruddy woeful ramshackle disagreeable poor quality abject tenth-rate not up to much disgraceful contemptible subnormal nasty thrown together horrible badly built abominable egregious under par insubstantial valueless middling twopenny-halfpenny ordinary leaving much to be desired chronic sub-par sucky not up to par impaired lacking off low quality not much cop hack meretricious indifferent brummagem crumby incomplete meagre God-awful poorer rickety damaged amiss naff trifling wrong meager wack bush unexceptional pedestrian Brummagem tinhorn inept low-end broken déclassé good-for-nothing vulgar tasteless showy amateurish slight out of order the pits incompetent frail rinky-dink ratty grim piddling unstable unpleasant malfunctioning warped jerrybuilt piss-poor very bad scant limited blemished sketchy no good lowbrow unfinished fragile displeasing scanty derisory careless half-pie horrendous disastrous breakable light of a sort of poor quality of low quality shaky pits slapdash knocked together rough tottery wobbly dud cracked kitsch scratched torn deformed inoperative unworthy grubby garbage shameful scarce unrefined cheapie sour insignificant offensive ineffectual not working short not functioning vile unsuitable shy injured distressing not up to standard odious marred puny low cost a dime a dozen sordid two a penny gross negligent