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stuck-up

[ stuhk-uhp ]
/ ˈstʌkˈʌp /
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adjective Informal.
snobbishly conceited.
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Origin of stuck-up

First recorded in 1820–30

OTHER WORDS FROM stuck-up

stuck-upness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for stuck-up

stuck-up

adjective
informal conceited, arrogant, or snobbish

Derived forms of stuck-up

stuck-upness, noun
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