stuck-up


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stuck-up

(stŭk′ŭp′)
adj. Informal
Snobbish; conceited.

stuck-up

adj
informal conceited, arrogant, or snobbish
ˈstuck-ˈupness n

stuck′-up′



adj.
Informal. snobbishly conceited.
[1820–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.stuck-up - (used colloquially) overly conceited or arrogantstuck-up - (used colloquially) overly conceited or arrogant; "a snotty little scion of a degenerate family"-Laurent Le Sage; "they're snobs--stuck-up and uppity and persnickety"
proud - feeling self-respect or pleasure in something by which you measure your self-worth; or being a reason for pride; "proud parents"; "proud of his accomplishments"; "a proud moment"; "proud to serve his country"; "a proud name"; "proud princes"

stuck-up

adjective (Informal) snobbish, arrogant, conceited, proud, patronizing, condescending, snooty (informal), haughty, uppity (informal), high and mighty (informal), toffee-nosed (slang, chiefly Brit.), hoity-toity (informal), swollen-headed, bigheaded (informal), uppish (Brit. informal) She was a famous actress but she wasn't a bit stuck-up.

stuck-up

adjective
1. Informal. Thinking too highly of oneself:
2. Informal. Characteristic of or resembling a snob:
Translations

stuck-up

[ˈstʌkˈʌp] ADJpresumido, engreído
to be very stuck-up about sthpresumir mucho a causa de algo

stuck-up

adj (inf) person, attitude, voicehochnäsig; she’s stuck-upsie ist eine hochnäsige Ziege (inf); to be stuck-up about somethingsich (dat)viel auf etw (acc)einbilden

stuck-up

[ˌstʌkˈʌp] adj (fam) → presuntuoso/a, arrogante

stuck-up

مَغْرُور domýšlivý storsnudet hochnäsig ψηλομύτης creído koppava bêcheur uobražen pieno di sé 高慢ちきな 우쭐대는 verwaand overlegen zarozumiały convencido высокомерный snobbig เย่อหยิ่ง kibirli vênh vác 高傲的
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The man who gave us Gremlins and The Goonies this time turns his attentions to superdork Denis who uses his school graduation speech to declare his love for the pretty but stuck-up Beth Cooper (Heroes' Hayden Panettiere).
What she hated most was her sense of the city's anonymity, those cold wide streets, actual architecture, people pushing, sometimes stuck-ups with yet another accent and the girls in the better shops trying to sound like a lot of lezzes and looking down their noses at you if you ever had to leave your address.