attitudinarian

[ at-i-tood-n-air-ee-uh n, -tyood- ]
/ ˌæt ɪˌtud nˈɛər i ən, -ˌtyud- /

noun

a person who assumes attitudes or poses for effect.

Nearby words

  1. attired,
  2. attirement,
  3. attis,
  4. attitude,
  5. attitudinal,
  6. attitudinize,
  7. attius,
  8. attleboro,
  9. attlee,
  10. attn

Origin of attitudinarian

1745–55; attitudin- (see attitude; by analogy with nouns ending in the Latin suffix -tūdō, stem -tūdin- -tude) + -arian

Related formsat·ti·tu·di·nar·i·an·ism, noun

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