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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “nibs”

nibs

noun     /nɪbz/ old-fashioned informal
his nibs a man who is in a position of authority or who thinks he is more important than he really is
要人;妄自尊大者
Did his nibs say when he would be back in the office?
那位大人说没说他什么时候回办公室?
Important people and describing important peopleFamous peopleWealthy people
(Definition of nibs noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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