get on one's high horse


get on one's high horse
Общая лексика: петушиться (в значении "впасть в заносчивость")

Универсальный англо-русский словарь. . 2011.

Смотреть что такое "get on one's high horse" в других словарях:

  • get on one's high horse — behave with arrogance He is back on his high horse and has started giving orders to everyone …   Idioms and examples

  • Get off one's high horse — one s arrogance is unacceptable …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • get off one's high horse — Australian Slang one s arrogance is unacceptable …   English dialects glossary

  • get off one's high horse — verb To stop acting in an imperious, overbearing or bossy manner …   Wiktionary

  • get down off your high horse — See: OFF ONE S HIGH HORSE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get down off your high horse — See: OFF ONE S HIGH HORSE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • get\ down\ off\ your\ high\ horse — See: off one s high horse …   Словарь американских идиом

  • on one's high horse — 1. In an attitude of fancied superiority 2. Very much on one s dignity • • • Main Entry: ↑high * * * informal used to refer to someone’s behaving in an arrogant or pompous manner get down off your high horse …   Useful english dictionary

  • high horse — /ˈhaɪ hɔs/ (say huy haws) noun 1. a warhorse; charger. –phrase 2. get off one s high horse, to cease to adopt a superior or indignant tone. 3. get on one s high horse, Colloquial to adopt a superior tone or attitude that gives offence to others.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • high horse — n. (colloq.) arrogance to get on one s high horse * * * (colloq.) [ arrogance ] to get on one s high horse …   Combinatory dictionary

  • high horse — noun an attitude of arrogant superiority get off your high horse and admit you are wrong • Hypernyms: ↑attitude, ↑mental attitude * * * noun 1. : an unyielding, pretentious, or arrogant mood : a high and mighty air or attitude …   Useful english dictionary


Поделиться ссылкой на выделенное

Прямая ссылка:
Нажмите правой клавишей мыши и выберите «Копировать ссылку»

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.