1. (a) display, show;〔虚栄〕vanity
    • 見栄でやった
    • He did it 「for show [for appearance' sake/to impress people].
  1. 見栄を張る〔見せびらかす〕show off;〔気取る〕put on airs
    • 見栄をはって彼女に高価な物を贈った
    • I tried to 「show off [《口》 make myself look big] by giving her an expensive present.
  1. 見栄坊みえっぱり(見栄っぱり)