meretricious Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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meretriciousadjective

uk   us   /ˌmer.ɪˈtrɪʃ.əs/ formal
seemingattractive but really ​false or of little ​value: He ​claims that a lot of ​journalism is meretricious and ​superficial.
(Definition of meretricious from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “meretricious”
in Chinese (Simplified) 华而不实的,金玉其外的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 華而不實的,金玉其外的…
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