give oneself airs

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Definition of give oneself airs

: to act in a way that shows one thinks one is better than other people She's very rich, but she doesn't give herself airs.

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“Give oneself airs.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/give%20oneself%20airs. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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