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nouveau-riche, arriviste, parvenu, upstart
n. a person who has suddenly risen to a higher economic status but has not gained social acceptance of others in that class
upstart
n. an arrogant or presumptuous person
upstart, kip
n. a gymnastic exercise performed starting from a position with the legs over the upper body and moving to an erect position by arching the back and swinging the legs out and down while forcing the chest upright
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parvenue, nouveau-riche, upstart, parvenu
adj. characteristic of someone who has risen economically or socially but lacks the social skills appropriate for this new position
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nonentity, nobody, cypher, cipher
n. a person of no influence
scallywag, scalawag, rapscallion, rascal, monkey, scamp, imp
n. one who is playfully mischievous
scallywag, scalawag, rapscallion, rascal, monkey, scamp, imp
n. one who is playfully mischievous
newcomer
n. a recent arrival; "he's a newcomer to Boston"
mischief-maker, troubler, bad hat, trouble maker, troublemaker
n. someone who deliberately stirs up trouble
mischief-maker, troubler, bad hat, trouble maker, troublemaker
n. someone who deliberately stirs up trouble
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arty
adj. showily imitative of art or artists
arty-crafty, artsy-craftsy
adj. pretentiously artistic; cloyingly charming
high-sounding, high-flown, inflated
adj. pretentious (especially with regard to language or ideals); "high-flown talk of preserving the moral tone of the school"; "a high-sounding dissertation on the means to attain social revolution"
jumped-up
adj. (British informal) upstart
portentous, pontifical, pompous, overblown, grandiloquent
adj. puffed up with vanity; "a grandiloquent and boastful manner"; "overblown oratory"; "a pompous speech"; "pseudo-scientific gobbledygook and pontifical hooey"- Newsweek
sesquipedalian
adj. given to the overuse of long words; "sesquipedalian orators"; "this sesquipedalian way of saying one has no money"
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