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English definition of “nose in the air”

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nose in the air

used to describe the way someone behaves when they think they are better than other people and do not want to speak to them: She walked past me with her nose in the air.
Translations of “nose in the air”
in Chinese (Traditional) 鼻孔朝天,目中無人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鼻孔朝天丆目中无人…
(Definition of nose in the air from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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