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high and mighty

disapproving
behaving as if you are much more ​important than other ​people: He was ​acting all high and ​mighty.
(Definition of high and mighty from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “high and mighty”
in Chinese (Simplified) 盛气凌人的, 趾高气扬的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 盛氣淩人的, 趾高氣昂的…
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