name dropper


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Noun1.name dropper - someone who pretends that famous people are his/her friendsname dropper - someone who pretends that famous people are his/her friends
faker, imposter, impostor, pseud, pseudo, role player, sham, shammer, pretender, fraud, fake - a person who makes deceitful pretenses
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PAUL O'GRADY is a brilliant and unashamed name dropper.
NAME DROPPER Z Charles Green and Sir David Murray GATE EXPECTATIONS 3 Murray Park could be renamed if Charles Green gets his way but Gers fans are more concerned with his ability to fund the club
He would often regale us about his stage exploits and was a name dropper without equal.
I am not a name dropper, but I took the ball off Denis Law near our own penalty area, Kenny Dalglish dived in but didn't get it, I played a one-two round Billy Bremner, somehow got past big Jim Holton, swayed round Sandy Jardine the Rangers full-back, and nicked the ball beyond David Harvey.
you are such a name dropper Angela: Hey I got the 'phonics to sign something for you.
H'm, he always were a name dropper that fellow" was Ron's laconic reply
Tony Micelotta is not much of a name dropper but he did tell me Paul McCartney has dropped by for a drink.
He was out of his depth, a name dropper and an easy target.
Name Dropper was the obvious name for, it because I am
My friends say I'm a name dropper now," Colin said.