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Synonyms for stilted
ˈstɪl tɪdstilt·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. artificial, contrived, hokey, stiltedadjective

    artificially formal

    "that artificial humility that her husband hated"; "contrived coyness"; "a stilted letter of acknowledgment"; "when people try to correct their speech they develop a stilted pronunciation"

    Synonyms:
    drippy, schmaltzy, sentimental, soppy, maudlin, mushy, soupy, artificial, mawkish, kitschy, slushy, contrived, unreal, hokey, bathetic, schmalzy

    Antonyms:
    unaffected

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stiltedadjective

    Synonyms:
    pompous, swelling, inflated, bombastic, turgid, pretentious, grandiloquent, high-flowing, high-sounding, HIGH-FALUTIN, on stilts

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. stiltedadjective

    Synonyms:
    bombastic, pompous, grandiose, highflown, grandiloquent

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#13230unreal
#24701sentimental
#37301contrived
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#88481maudlin
#92354stilted
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#108633kitschy
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#137192drippy
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#203989mawkish
#230687schmaltzy

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