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verb [intransitive]


noun [countable]
name-droppername-droppers noun [countable]Inflectionssingularname-dropperpluralname-droppersPeople who are confident, boastful or arrogant: extrovert, know-all, upstart, prig, prima donna, God’s gift, tin god, wise guy, snob, individualist

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