Meaning of “pseud” in the English Dictionary

"pseud" in British English

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pseudnoun [ C ]

uk /sjuːd/ us /suːd/ UK informal disapproving

a person who tries to seem to have detailed knowledge or excellent judgment of a subject, especially in art, literature, music, etc.:

He's such a pseud, with his talk of '"lambent harmonies" and "melting arpeggios".
pseudy
adjective uk /ˈsjuː.di/ us /ˈsuː.di/

I have to say, I don't have much time for the pseudy vocabulary of wine snobs.

(Definition of “pseud” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)