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ostentatious
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Antony and Cleopatra
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  • …an usher, and The neighs of horse to tell of her approach Long ere she did appear; the trees by the way Should have borne men; and expectation fainted, Longing for what it had not; nay, the dust Should have ascended to the roof of heaven, Rais’d by your populous troops: but you are come A market-maid to Rome; and have prevented The ostentation of our love, which left unshown Is often left unlov’d; we should have met you By sea and land; supplying every stage With an augmented greeting.

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  • Although wealthy, the family is not ostentatious.
  • She arrived in an ostentatious stretch limo.

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