Definition of stuck-up in English:


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  • Staying aloof from others because one thinks one is superior.
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    • She looked haughty and stuck-up, her face disdainful as she looked down at me.
    • And with the stuck-up snobs corralled up on the third floor landing, I skipped my way down the stairs, almost singing to myself.
    • She was considered by most to be a quiet, stuck-up snob.

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