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stuck-up

[stuhk-uhp] /ˈstʌkˈʌp/
adjective, Informal.
1.
snobbishly conceited.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30
Related forms
stuck-upness, noun
Synonyms
vain, arrogant, snobbish, snooty.
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British Dictionary definitions for stuckup

stuck-up

adjective
1.
(informal) conceited, arrogant, or snobbish
Derived Forms
stuck-upness, noun
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Slang definitions & phrases for stuckup

stuck-up

adjective

Haughty and conceited; snobbish; hincty: We didn't like her at first because we thought she acted stuck-up (1839+)


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