name-drop definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • to say casually the brands of illustrious or celebrities to be able to mean that a person is on familiar terms together, intended as a method of self-promotion.
  • verb:
    • To casually point out a well-known or illustrious person or even the brands of these works, usually implying expertise or relationship, particularly in order to wow other people, increase one's standing, or to appear knowledgeable or stylish.

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