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Hooray Henry

noun [C]
 
/ˌhuː.reɪˈhen.ri/ UK disapproving
a young man from a high social class who speaks loudly and behaves in a noticeable way in public
公眾場合大聲吵鬧,行為招搖的上層青年男子
The pub was full of Hooray Henrys.
酒吧裡都是喧鬧招搖的紈絝子弟。
Class and class-consciousness in generalWealthiness and wealthyPoverty and poor
Translations of “Hooray Henry”
in Chinese (Simplified) 公开场合大声吵闹,行为招摇的上层青年人…
(Definition of Hooray Henry from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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