show-off

[ shoh-awf, -of ]
/ ˈʃoʊˌɔf, -ˌɒf /

noun

a person given to pretentious display.
the act of showing off.

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Origin of show-off

First recorded in 1770–80; noun use of verb phrase show off

OTHER WORDS FROM show-off

show-off·ish, adjective
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