pretentious speech

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He spoilt it for me by making a pretentious speech about the British theatre after the performance - still in full costume.
Such pretentious speech of Sarkozy is [best described by] the recent statement made by Barack Obama in Cairo: AoWe canAAEt disguise hostility towards any religion behind the pretence of liberalism.
I had made, in my ignorant youth, a pretentious speech about literature and art, only to be confronted afterwards by one of my home state's literary and political lights, Jonathan Daniels.