act high-and-mighty meaning

  • [American idiom]
    to act proud and powerful. (Informal. Fixed order.)
    Why does the doctor always have to act so high-and-mighty?
    If Sally wouldn't act so high-and-mighty, she'd have more friends.

  • [American slang]
    Go to high-and-mighty

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