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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

  • [colloquial]
    fanfarrón, (-rrona) (masculine, feminine)
    fantasma (masculine or feminine) (Spain) [colloquial]
    fardón, (-dona) (masculine, feminine) (Spain) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • My arts degree days were essentially high school with more complicated essay questions, featuring the usual parade of show-offs and kiss-asses, vain and lazy professors, and some good people too.
    • Irwin also remarked on a gallery practice that has occasionally allowed show-offs to pretend they own something that they have no intention of paying for.
    • Some reviewers have recoiled in horror from the film, denouncing von Trier as a misogynist, a fake, a show-off, an incompetent director, and worse.

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