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high and mighty

  • 1 high-and-mighty

    arrogant, impérieux;
    to be high-and-mighty se donner de grands airs;
    don't act so high-and-mighty descends de tes grands chevaux, ne prends pas tes airs de grand seigneur/grande dame

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  • 2 high and mighty

    high and mighty высокомерный, надменный

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  • 3 high-and-mighty

    high-and-mighty adj umg anmaßend, arrogant

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  • 4 high-and-mighty

    tr[haɪən'maɪtɪ]
    1 (arrogant) engreído,-a
    'haɪən'maɪti
    adjective altanero, arrogante
    * * *
    ['haɪən'maɪti]
    adjective altanero, arrogante

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  • 5 high and mighty

    1. n phr
    сильные мира сего (тж. high and mighties)

    She found it was not such a wonderful thing to be in the chorus... After a few days she had her first sight of those high and mightles - the leading ladies and gentlemen. (Th. Dreiser, ‘Sister Carrie’, ch. XXXVIII) — Керри убедилась, что быть статисткой далеко не такое счастье, как ей казалось раньше... через несколько дней она впервые лицезрела "сильных мира сего" - артистов и артисток, игравших первые роли.

    2. adj phr
    высокомерный, надменный, властный, заносчивый

    The girl sneered. ‘Oh, him! He was a-braggin'. High and mighty.’ (J. Steinbeck, ‘The Grapes of Wrath’, ch. XX) — - Кто, он? Да он просто хвастается, подумаешь, нос задрал! - Девочка презрительно улыбнулась.

    He ought to stop doing nothing and criticizing everybody. If he had some work, he wouldn't be so high and mighty. (J. Lindsay, ‘Betrayed Spring’, ch. II) — Ему пора перестать бездельничать и критиковать всех. Если бы он взялся за работу, вся спесь мигом бы с него сошла.

    ...she's a little bit too high and mighty, your Jean. (S. Chaplin, ‘The Watchers and the Watched’, ch. 5) —...она же такая, много из себя строит, твоя Джин.

    3. adv phr
    высокомерно, надменно

    They talk high and mighty, but they owe everyone in town. (KHD) — Они в долгу у всего города, а спеси хоть отбавляй.

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  • 6 high and mighty

       выcoкoмepный, нaдмeнный, влacтный, зaнocчивый
        He ought to stop doing nothing and criticizing everybody. If he had some work, he wouldn't be so high and mighty (J. Lindsay). The girl sneered. 'Oh, him! He was a-braggin'. High and mighty' (J. Steinbeck)

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  • 7 high and mighty

    (behaving as if one thinks one is very important: Don't be so high and mighty - you're just like any one of us.) arrogant; storsnudet
    * * *
    (behaving as if one thinks one is very important: Don't be so high and mighty - you're just like any one of us.) arrogant; storsnudet

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  • 8 high and mighty

    (behaving as if one thinks one is very important: Don't be so high and mighty - you're just like any one of us.) engreído; arrogante

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  • 9 high and mighty

    (behaving as if one thinks one is very important: Don't be so high and mighty - you're just like any one of us.) merkilegur með sig

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  • 10 high and mighty

    (behaving as if one thinks one is very important: Don't be so high and mighty - you're just like any one of us.) gőgös

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  • 11 high and mighty

    (behaving as if one thinks one is very important: Don't be so high and mighty - you're just like any one of us.) petulante

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  • 12 high and mighty

    kurumlu, tepeden bakan
    * * *
    mağrur
    * * *
    (behaving as if one thinks one is very important: Don't be so high and mighty - you're just like any one of us.) azametli, gururlu

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  • 13 high and mighty

    (behaving as if one thinks one is very important: Don't be so high and mighty - you're just like any one of us.) nadut

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  • 14 high and mighty

    • pöyhkeä
    • mahtaileva
    • ylpeä
    • kopeileva
    • koppava
    * * *
    (behaving as if one thinks one is very important: Don't be so high and mighty - you're just like any one of us.) pöyhkeä

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  • 15 high and mighty

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  • 16 high and mighty

    (behaving as if one thinks one is very important: Don't be so high and mighty - you're just like any one of us.) arrogant, storsnutet, høy på pæra

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  • 17 high and mighty

    aggettivo colloq. presuntuoso, arrogante
    * * *
    (behaving as if one thinks one is very important: Don't be so high and mighty - you're just like any one of us.) arrogante
    * * *
    aggettivo colloq. presuntuoso, arrogante

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  • 18 high and mighty

    (behaving as if one thinks one is very important: Don't be so high and mighty - you're just like any one of us.) arrogant

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  • 19 high and mighty

    (behaving as if one thinks one is very important: Don't be so high and mighty - you're just like any one of us.) napuszony, nadęty

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  • 20 high and mighty

    (behaving as if one thinks one is very important: Don't be so high and mighty - you're just like any one of us.) visvarens

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