Associations to the word «Pseudo»


PSEUDO, noun. An intellectually pretentious person; a pseudointellectual.
PSEUDO, noun. A poseur; one who is fake.
PSEUDO, noun. (travel industry) (informal) pseudo-city code
PSEUDO, noun. (Internet) A pseudonym; a false name used for online anonymity.
PSEUDO, noun. Short for pseudoephedrine.
PSEUDO, adjective. Other than what is apparent, a sham.
PSEUDO, adjective. Insincere.
PSEUDO, adjective. Spurious.
PSEUDO ANIME, noun. An animated work that has many typical characteristics of Japanese animation but is not from Japan.
PSEUDO ANIMES, noun. Plural of pseudo anime
PSEUDO CEREAL, noun. Alternative form of pseudocereal
PSEUDO CEREALS, noun. Plural of pseudo cereal (alternative spelling of pseudocereals).
PSEUDO FORCE, noun. Synonym of fictitious force.
PSEUDO FORCES, noun. Plural of pseudo force

Dictionary definition

PSEUDO, noun. A person who makes deceitful pretenses.
PSEUDO, adjective. (often used in combination) not genuine but having the appearance of; "a pseudo esthete"; "pseudoclassic".

Wise words

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