stuck-up

[ stuhk-uhp ]
/ ˈstʌkˈʌp /

adjective Informal.

snobbishly conceited.

Origin of stuck-up

First recorded in 1820–30

Related forms

stuck-up·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for stuck-up

stuck-up


adjective

informal conceited, arrogant, or snobbish

Derived Forms

stuck-upness, noun
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