Significado de pretensive en en Inglés

pretensive

Pronunciación /prɪˈtɛnsɪv/

adjetivo

  • 1marginal Characterized by pretence; professed; pretended, feigned.

  • 2EEUU Pretentious, ostentatious, snobbish.

Origen

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Robert Parker (?1564–1614), religious controversialist. From post-classical Latin praetens-, past participial stem of classical Latin praetendere + -ive.