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show off

  • 1verb + adverb
    lucirse
    he loves showing off in front of the girls
    le encanta lucirse delante de las chicas
    stop showing off
    déjate de hacer tonterías or gracias
  • 2verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object 2.1 (display for admiration)
    (wealth/talent/knowledge)
    presumir de
    hacer alarde de
    he wanted to show off his new car
    quería lucirse con su coche nuevo
    quería fardar (Spain) or (Colombia) (Venezuela) pantallear con su coche nuevo [colloquial]
    to show something off to somebody
    mostrarle or enseñarle orgullosamente algo a alguien
    2.2 (display to advantage)
    (beauty/complexion)
    hacer resaltar
    realzar
    the paintings are not shown off to their best advantage
    los cuadros no lucen todo lo que podrían
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show-off

American English: /ˈʃoʊ ˌɔf/
British English: /ˈʃəʊɒf/

noun

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