- cut down to size
- cut down to size Meaning: humble somebody. Example: The young officer is so arrogant; I wish someone would cut him down to size.
- give airs
- give (oneself) airs also, put on airs Meaning | Synonyms to be pretentious/showy act proudly or arrogantly be on your dignity take the huff act haughtily give oneself ... Read on
Idiom of the Day
dead and buried
dead and buried Meaning: no longer in use. Example: US. and Great Britain won’t stop their weapons until the terrorism is dead and buried from the earth.