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pseudoclassic

[ soo-doh-klas-ik ]

adjective

  1. falsely or spuriously classic.
  2. imitating the classic:

    the pseudoclassic style of some modern authors.



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Other Words From

  • pseu·do·clas·si·cism [soo-doh-, klas, -, uh, -siz-, uh, m], pseudo·classi·cali·ty noun

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Word History and Origins

Origin of pseudoclassic1

First recorded in 1895–1900; pseudo- + classic

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