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Dear Ted:

I just consulted/checked https://www.vocabulary.com/dictionary/put%20on%20airs and came across the following example:

It let her feel like she was distancing herself from her mother, who Terryl always felt put on airs that everything was okay.

My question is this:

What does the above sentence mean? Would you please rephrase it for me?

Again, many, many thanks for your kind help.

Paolo

P.S. Is the sentence "I just consulted/checked https://www.vocabulary.com/dictionary/put%20on%20airs and came across the following example" correct?

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Dear Paolo:

  
I just consulted/checked https://www.vocabulary.com/dictionary/put%20on%20airs and came across the following example:

It let her feel like she was distancing herself from her mother, who Terryl always felt put on airs that everything was okay.

My question is this:

What does the above sentence mean? Would you please rephrase it for me?

**** Terryl always felt that her mother put on airs [acted snobbishly as if everything were all right], and for that reason Terryl tried to draw away from her own mother.


Again, many, many thanks for your kind help.

Paolo

P.S. Is the sentence "I just consulted/checked https://www.vocabulary.com/dictionary/put%20on%20airs and came across the following example" correct?

*** Yes

Ted

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