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show sth/sb off

phrasal verb with show uk   /ʃəʊ/  us   /ʃoʊ/ verb (showed, shown)
to show something or someone you are ​proud of to other ​people, so that they will ​admire it, him, or her: She ​likes to ​wearshortskirts to show off her ​legs.

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(Definition of show sth/sb off from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “show sth/sb off”
in Chinese (Simplified) 炫耀, 夸耀…
in Chinese (Traditional) 炫耀, 誇耀…
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