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synonyms for put on airs

  • arrogant
  • cold
  • remote
  • ceremonious
  • cool
  • formal
  • haughty
  • insociable
  • laid back
  • modest
  • offish
  • on ice
  • proud
  • reserved
  • restrained
  • reticent
  • retiring
  • shy
  • solitary
  • standoff
  • standoffish
  • stiff
  • stuck-up
  • unapproachable
  • uncompanionable
  • unconcerned
  • unfriendly
  • unsociable
  • uppity
  • withdrawn
  • show off
  • parade
  • prance
  • showboat
  • strut
  • swagger
  • be ostentatious
  • be vain
  • flaunt it
  • hotdog
  • play to the crowd
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antonyms for put on airs

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  • friendly
  • warm
  • adjacent
  • close
  • kind
  • near
  • nearby
  • neighboring
  • sympathetic
      • go
      • move
      • withhold
      • differ
      • oppose
      • reverse
      • stop
      • tell the truth
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      How to use put on airs in a sentence

      He was voluble in his declarations that they would “put the screws” to Ollie on the charge of perjury.
      THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
      Each day she resolved, "To-morrow I will tell Felipe;" and when to-morrow came, she put it off again.
      RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
      This is the place where the Muscovite criminals are banished to, if they are not put to death.
      THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
      Let them open their minds to us, let them put upon permanent record the significance of all their intrigues and manœuvres.
      THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
      Before the spinet a bench was placed about four feet below the keys, and I was put upon the bench.
      GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
      The mother's lips could not finish the charge she was about to put upon her innocent child.
      THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
      Finally, let me ask the general reader to put aside all prejudice, and give both sides a fair hearing.
      GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
      There he gave orders for the car to be put into running condition for the following morning, and returned to the hotel.
      THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
      You may, you probably will, differ very widely upon much that I have here put before you.
      THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
      But he put her gently by, saying, "I would rather be here, good Marda;" and went in and locked the door.
      RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
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