airs and graces

plural noun

Definition of airs and graces

British
used to describe an overly superior or proud way of behaving. She's very rich, but she doesn't give herself any airs and graces.

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“Airs and graces.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/airs%20and%20graces. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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