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come off one's perch

verb phrase

To stop behaving in a superior or haughty manner; GET OFF one's HIGH HORSE (1890s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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