pseud

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See also: pseudo-, pseud-, and pseud.

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Etymology 1[edit]

Abbreviation of pseudointellectual? From Greek (Ancient) ψευδής (pseudēs), false, lying

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pseud (plural pseuds)

  1. An intellectually pretentious person; a poseur
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  • The Australian Concise Oxford Dictionary

Etymology 2[edit]

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pseud

  1. (medicine, colloquial) Pseudomonas bacteria.

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Noun[edit]

pseud (plural pseuds)

  1. (Internet slang) A pseudonym.

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