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ostentatious
used in Immortal in Death

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Definition
intended to attract notice and impress others — especially with wealth in a vulgar way
  • The building was choice enough to have a live doorman as well as ...  a marble and gilt lobby accented with leafy ferns and exotic flowers in huge china pots.

    "Ostentatious," Eve muttered.
    Chapter 5 (98% in)
ostentatious = expensive and in poor taste; though intended to be classy
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