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Correct spelling:
a showy misrepresentation intended to conceal something unpleasant
pretension (noun)
deceit, falseness, disguise, front, pretension, cover, ostentation, fakery, pretense, affectation, imposture, charade, counterfeit, imitation, masquerade, fraud, artificiality, show, device, air, claim, pose, bluff, stage, gimmick, mannerism, forgery, guise, impersonation.
pretentious (adjective)
la-di-da, theatrical, deceitful, forged, studied, synthetic, fraudulent, unnatural, affected, impersonating, fake, mannered, ostentatious, masquerading, stiff, forced, posing, overdone, mock, false, showy, ersatz, histrionic, bogus, imposture, pretentious, stilted, artificial, imitation, stagy, counterfeit.
Other synonyms:
frontage, window dressing.
Examples of usage:
  1. High walls of mud and stone surrounded it on all sides except the front, and there the long, low wooden facade exhibited only its double row of latticed windows, overlooking the water, while two small doors, which were always closed, constituted the entrance from the narrow stone quay. - "Paul Patoff", F. Marion Crawford.
  2. But through the facade, Thane could see that she was immensely brilliant in research, fascinated with her work, and at the same time, immensely lonely. - "Evil Out of Onzar", Mark Ganes.
  3. The flat, yellow facade rose out of the water. - "The Woman With The Fan", Robert Hichens.

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