- above your station
- higher than is suitable for your position or rank
She's getting ideas above her station even by thinking of marrying him.
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above your station — phrase higher than is suitable for your position or rank She’s getting ideas above her station even by thinking of marrying him. Thesaurus: social class and attitudes to classhyponym from an upper class familysynonym Main entry: station … Useful english dictionary
station — 1 / steISFn/ noun 1 TRAVEL (C) 2 a) a place where public vehicles regularly stop so that passengers can get on and off, goods can be loaded etc: the city bus station | train station especially AmE, railway station BrE: It s time to meet Daddy at… … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
station — sta|tion1 [ steıʃn ] noun count *** ▸ 1 where vehicles stop ▸ 2 where service is based ▸ 3 for radio/television ▸ 4 where someone waits to do something ▸ 5 position in society ▸ 6 small military base ▸ 7 large sheep/cattle farm 1. ) a building or … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
station — I UK [ˈsteɪʃ(ə)n] / US noun [countable] Word forms station : singular station plural stations *** 1) a building or place where buses, trains, or other public vehicles stop so that passengers can get on or off It was dark when we arrived at the… … English dictionary
station — n. & v. n. 1 a a regular stopping place on a railway line, with a platform and usu. administrative buildings. b these buildings (see also bus station, coach station). 2 a place or building etc. where a person or thing stands or is placed, esp.… … Useful english dictionary
station — sta|tion1 W1S1 [ˈsteıʃən] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(train/bus)¦ 2¦(centre for a service or activity)¦ 3¦(radio/tv)¦ 4¦(social rank)¦ 5¦(position)¦ 6¦(farm)¦ 7¦(army/navy)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1500 1600; : French; Origin: Latin statio … Dictionary of contemporary English
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