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nose in the air

used to describe the way someone behaves when they think they are better than other people and do not want to speak to them: She walked past me with her nose in the air.
(Definition of nose in the air from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “nose in the air”
in Chinese (Simplified) 鼻孔朝天丆目中无人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鼻孔朝天,目中無人…
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