Definition of stuffed shirt in English:
A conservative, pompous person.
- So we had this big meeting with some of these executives around a conference table, and talk about your stuffed shirts.
- With reference to the story ‘Councillors Oppose Farmer's Housing Plan ’, Holtby parish councillors should take off their stuffed shirts and give this guy a chance.
- The film was about a rebel battling against the stuffed shirts, and that's me.
Definition of stuffed shirt in:
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