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Synonyms for ostentatious

Synonyms for ostentatious

marked by outward, often extravagant display

Synonyms for ostentatious

intended to attract notice and impress others

(of a display) tawdry or vulgar


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The objectives and reasons of the bill have been framed to prohibit extravagances ostentatious displays on the marriage function.
It was also observed that the Marriage Functions (Prohibition of Ostentatious Displays and Wasteful Expenses) Ordinance 2000 was being violated during such functions.
ISLAMABAD -- The order comes in the light of section 3, 4, and 5 of the Marriage Functions (Prohibition of Ostentatious Displays and Wasteful expenses) Ordinance 2000 and in line with the judgment of Supreme Court of Pakistan.
The notification reads: "With reference to section 3, 4 and 5 of the Marriage Functions (Prohibition of Ostentatious Displays and Wasteful Expenses) Ordinance 2000 and it lies with the Judgment of Honorable Supreme Court of Pakistan, no person will explode or allow anyone to explode cracker and other explosive device firing or Firearm or display or allow anyone to display fireworks.
The bride's picture went viral in the social media and became a subject of discussion since Gopi's party colleague and former Kerala Agriculture Minister Mullakara Ratnakaran raised the issue of ostentatious weddings in the state assembly in April.
Once known as the ostentatious Boracay Mansion, a 5,000-square-meter property in an upscale neighborhood in Quezon City is soon to be the focal point of the government's assistance for the marginalized sectors of the society.
Nevertheless, maybe the Church should bear some responsibility in controlling such a sickeningly ostentatious display of wealth.
The Golden Ball trophy could be replaced with something less ostentatious - a PS10 book token, perhaps, or a simple pat on the back.
Oblong osteichthyes orate over opulent, ostentatious ocean otters.
As per PTI spokesperson Shireen Mazari, the ceremony would not be ostentatious instead food would be distributed among poor and deserving people whereas Imran Khan might participate in the ceremony too.
The hotel story might have vanished were it not for Nigel Farage wading in in his usual home-cooked style to declare that women should try not to be "openly ostentatious when breast-feeding and might think about sitting in a corner when doing so.
schillingii, it is at its ostentatious best: the green of the spurge is more vividly acidic, the red more blatantly red.
The capital, Ashgabat, has been transformed into a city of hundreds of soaring marble-clad government buildings and apartment blocks in an ostentatious display of Turkmenistan's natural gas wealth, AP reported.
He spoke about how an individual must exercise restraint: One must not go after the glitter of the moment, the fancy cars, or the ostentatious home.
When one thinks of the poor, dispossessed, homeless and starving children the world over - especially at this time of the year - cynical displays of ostentatious wealth and privilege like this border on the obscene.