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English definition of “show-off”

show-off

noun [C]     /ˈʃəʊ.ɒf/ US  /ˈʃoʊ.ɑːf/ disapproving
a person who shows off (= behaves in a way intended to attract attention that other people often find annoying): Jimena's such a show-off, she always wants to be the centre of attention.Attention-seeking, distracting and showing off
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