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upstart
used in The Sunlight Dialogues

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Definition
someone who recently acquired power (or acts as though they did), and disrespects others
  • And he knew that what Will had come to do was not really necessary, had been unnecessary from before the beginning of Luke's spat with humanity, because Hodge loved his upstart son, though love was not a word with which Hodge was comfortable, any more than Luke was comfortable with it.
    3 — Lion Emerging from Cage (8% in)

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