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tin god

noun [C] uk   ( also little tin god) literary disapproving us  
someone who behaves as if they were more important or powerful than they really are
Translations of “tin god”
in Chinese (Traditional) 自以為了不起的人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自以为了不起的人…
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