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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To display with ostentation or pride.

Usage examples (35)
  • Unfortunately, her skittish energy didn't blend into the community's mosaic of emotion - she was called a showoff, too emotional, childish.
  • And he's unimpressed with other celebrities who use the device to "showoff".
  • It is a "showoff" for all the kids with dads who are in other countries sending money home.
  • My last order was a bootcut made of dark "showoff" denim with red threads and an occitan cross behind: it is a marvel! ... for more
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