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Hooray Henry

noun [C] uk   /ˌhuː.reɪˈhen.ri/ UK disapproving us  
a young man from a high social class who speaks loudly and behaves in a noticeable way in public: The bar was full of Hooray Henrys.
Translations of “Hooray Henry”
in Chinese (Traditional) 公眾場合大聲吵鬧,行為招搖的上層青年男子…
in Chinese (Simplified) 公开场合大声吵闹,行为招摇的上层青年人…
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