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ostentatious
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The Age of Innocence
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  • She made way for him by pushing back her chair, and promptly, and a little ostentatiously, with the desire that the whole house should see what he was doing, Archer seated himself at the Countess Olenska’s side.

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

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