stilted - Dictionary definition and meaning for word stilted
The woman wore STILletos to the formal party to artificially increase her height.
Stilt refer to either of those long, slender poles (artificial legs) used to raise or elevate oneself above ground. so stilted concversations are artificial and pretentiosly formal ones.
stilted - style + tilted - its not a real style but a tilted or contrived one
Stilts are rods on which jokers walk to appear taller.Imagine how such a person would be.He would be stiff as he cant afford falling.
stilted sounds like steal Ted, so when someone steals your Ted (Teddy bear), you give a stilted shout.
Stilted~Chill+ted;suppose that TED(a common name) is a normal guy but he wants to appear cool(derive from chill), modern,like dude etc...so his manner would be bombastic (affected) and pompous...full dikhava,ostentatiousness !
if u r titled, you ae obviously uneasy
imagine a drunk man when he is bombastic he musta be tilted.
Chill-->TED-->Cool-->derived from chill-->affected--> pompous--> and Finally Pretentious? Ostentatious? GOsh!!
In stiletto 'stil' refers to artificial elevation so stilt means artificial elevation in voice.
tilted >>> a tilted pose is not actually a natural pose, its actually an ARTIFICIAL pose taken for some photograph or something..