- (General American, Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /sɛnˈtɛn.ʃəs/
- Hyphenation: sen‧ten‧tious
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- (obsolete) Full of meaning.
- Using as few words as possible; pithy and concise.
- Tending to use aphorisms or maxims, especially given to trite moralizing.
obsolete: full of meaning
using as few words as possible