Word of the week: HIGHFALUTIN

Highfalutin \ˌhī-fə-ˈlü-tən(adjective)

– also hifalutin
– pretentious, fancy; expressed in or marked by the use of high-flown bombastic language : POMPOUS

Use in a sentence:
His highfalutin way of speaking drives people away from him.

Source:
Highfalutin. (n.d.). In Merriam-Webster online. Retrieved from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/highfalutin

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