put on the dog Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “put on the dog” in the English Dictionary

"put on the dog" in British English

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put on the dog

US informal to ​act as if you are more ​important than you are
(Definition of put on the dog from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “put on the dog”
in Chinese (Simplified) 拿出派头,装腔作势…
in Chinese (Traditional) 拿出派頭,裝腔作勢…
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“put on the dog” in British English

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