[Idiom] please tell me the meaning of the idiom explained in the massege

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maryam63

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hi,thank you for your website I have watche ROAD TO AVONLEA series and in eoisode 1 I've heard this sentence..please explain me the meaning of it:
"There is nothing less becoming to a young lady than puffed up airs"
 

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I'm not familiar with the series, but I suspect it is set at least 100 years ago.
It means "It's not very attractive for a young lady to act as if she is more important than she really is", or "It doesn't look good for a girl to act posh".
 

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hi,thank you very much,it was very kind of you helping me in learning english,I am a learner of english so I have many problems in understanding the idioms,I will count on your help..thank you very much again
 

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Hi. Thank you very much, it was very kind of you to help[STRIKE]ing[/STRIKE] me [STRIKE]in[/STRIKE] to learn[STRIKE]ing[/STRIKE] English. I am a learner of English so I have many problems in understanding the idioms. I will count on your help. Thank you very much again​.

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