The unwarranted assumption that one is deserving of merit, or behavior indicative of such an assumption; pretentiousness:
An eccentricity; an idiosyncrasy.
Characteristic is defined as a quality or trait.
The definition of a quirk is an odd occurrence or a unique and peculiar behavior or characteristic.
A way of behaving or speaking that is assumed for effect; pretense
A mannerism or habit that is assumed rather than natural, especially to impress others.
Way of carrying and conducting oneself; carriage; manner; mien
(Math.) The ratio of the distances from any point of a conic section to the focus and to the directrix: the value of this ratio determines the type of conic section (zero = circle, between zero and one = ellipse, one = parabola, more than one = hyperbola)
A thing done often and hence, usually, done easily; practice; custom
The sum of the characteristics or qualities that set one person or thing apart from others; individual character
A quirk or habit of behavior or language:
Public utterance; vent:
The definition of a pretense is a false impression, a false claim or an attempt to make a falsehood appear true.
Artificial behavior adopted to impress others
A small weakness; slight frailty in character
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