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show offphrasal verb
to try to impress others by talking about your abilities, possessions, etc. He's just showing off because that girl he likes is here. related noun show-offjump to other results
show off(informal) (disapproving)
- 1to show people someone or something that you are proud of She wanted to show off her new husband at the party. show off how, what, etc… He likes to show off how well he speaks French.
- 2(of clothing) to make someone look attractive, by showing their best features a dress that shows off her figure