Pronunciation of Fustian  


English Meaning

A kind of coarse twilled cotton or cotton and linen stuff, including corduroy, velveteen, etc.

  1. A coarse sturdy cloth made of cotton and flax.
  2. Any of several thick twilled cotton fabrics, such as corduroy, having a short nap.
  3. Pretentious speech or writing; pompous language.
  4. Made of or as if of fustian: "[He] disliked the heavy, fustian ... and brocaded decor of Soviet officialdom” ( Frederick Forsyth).
  5. Pompous, bombastic, and ranting: "Yossarian was unmoved by the fustian charade of the burial ceremony” ( Joseph Heller).

Malayalam Meaning

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× തടിച്ച ചീട്ടിത്തുണി - Thadicha Cheettiththuni | Thadicha Cheettithuni
× ബഹളം - Bahalam
× ശബ്‌ദാഡംബരം - Shabdhaadambaram | Shabdhadambaram


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.


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