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name-dropping

noun [U]  /ˈneɪm ˌdrɑp·ɪŋ/ us  
disapproving the habit of mentioning the names of famous or important people that you know or pretend to know, in order to make yourself seem more important
Translations of “name-dropping”
in Chinese (Traditional) 提及相識的名人以抬高身價…
in Chinese (Simplified) 提及相识的名人以抬高身价…
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