English dictionary



Hint: Asterisk (*) is a wildcard. Asterisk substitutes zero or more characters.

English verb: put on airs

1. put on airs (social) act like the master of


SamplesHe is lording it over the students.


Synonymsact superior, lord it over, queen it over


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)act, move









Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2018 onlineordbog.dk