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Wonderclout:

noun

An obscure word meaning showy but worthless.

http://dictionary.oed.com/cgi/entry/50286810?query_type=word&queryword=wonton&first=1&max_to_show=10&single=1&sort_type=alpha

Although the man thought he had made a fantastic purchase, the rest of his family knew that his brand-new, tiny sports car was an utter wonderclout, as the man had to pick his many children and their friends up from school every day. When the man understood his situation, he was forced to take the car back to the dealer.
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