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Synonyms for contrivedkənˈtraɪvd

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  1. contrived(adj)

    showing effects of planning or manipulation

    artificial, stilted, hokey

    unplanned, unaffected

  2. artificial, contrived, hokey, stilted(adj)

    artificially formal

    drippy, schmaltzy, sentimental, soppy, maudlin, mushy, stilted, soupy, artificial, mawkish, kitschy, slushy, contrived, unreal, hokey, bathetic, schmalzy

    unaffected, unplanned

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