pseud

[sood]Informal.
adjective
  1. of, relating to, or characteristic of a pseud.

Origin of pseud

1960–65; by shortening of pseudointellectual or parallel compounds with pseudo-

pseud.

pseud-

  1. variant of pseudo- before a vowel: pseudepigraphy.
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British Dictionary definitions for pseud

pseud

noun
  1. informal a false, artificial, or pretentious person
adjective
  1. another word for pseudo

pseud.

abbreviation for
  1. pseudonym
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