Os·ten·ta·tious a. Fond of, or evincing, ostentation; unduly conspicuous; pretentious; boastful.
Far from being ostentatious of the good you do. --Dryden.
The ostentatious professions of many years. --Macaulay.
-- Os*ten*ta*tious*ly, adv. -- Os*ten*ta*tious*ness, n.
adv : in an ostentatious manner; "Mr Khrushchev ostentatiously
wooed and embraced Castro at the U.N. general assembly"
[syn: showily, with ostentation]