Charlatanic
Charlatanic Char`la*tan"ic, Charlatanical Char`la*tan"ic*al, a. Of or like a charlatan; making undue pretension; empirical; pretentious; quackish. -- {Char`la*tan"ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • charlatanic — See charlatan. * * * …   Universalium

  • charlatanic — adj. of or pertaining to charlatans, characteristic of charlatans …   English contemporary dictionary

  • charlatanic — a. Empirical, quackish …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • charlatanic — char·la·tan·ic …   English syllables

  • charlatanic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Charlatanical — Charlatanic Char la*tan ic, Charlatanical Char la*tan ic*al, a. Of or like a charlatan; making undue pretension; empirical; pretentious; quackish. {Char la*tan ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Charlatanically — Charlatanic Char la*tan ic, Charlatanical Char la*tan ic*al, a. Of or like a charlatan; making undue pretension; empirical; pretentious; quackish. {Char la*tan ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • charlatan — charlatanic /shahr leuh tan ik/, charlatanical, charlatanish, charlatanistic, adj. charlatanically, adv. /shahr leuh tn/, n. a person who pretends to more knowledge or skill than he or she possesses; quack. [1595 1605; < MF < It ciarlatano, equiv …   Universalium

  • char|la|tan|ic — «SHAHR luh TAN ihk», adjective. having to do with or like a charlatan; quackish: »charlatanic tricks, a charlatanic boaste …   Useful english dictionary

  • char|la|tan|ish — «SHAHR luh TAN ihsh», adjective. = charlatanic. (Cf. ↑charlatanic) …   Useful english dictionary

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