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.
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.
During his rise to power, he preferred pretentious speeches, such as the joining of Nagorno-Karabakh to Armenia, participation of the separatist regime in the negotiation process as a separate party, "said Mirbashiroglu.