a legend in (one's) own lunchtime

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a legend in (one's) own lunchtime

A person who affects or believes him- or herself to be of greater importance or notoriety than is actually the case. A humorous, ironic twist on the phrase "a legend in one's own lifetime." The assistant manager acts as if she's the only one keeping the company together. She's a regular legend in her own lunchtime.
See also: legend
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This Legend in his own lunchtime is a good bit better than most R&B crooners and, as Let's Get Lifted proved, he's also all about having a good time.
Ashes-winning ex-England captain was a legend in his own lunchtime.
Genuinely, it seems, he's a legend in his own lunchtime in this tiny fishing village.
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A LEGEND in his own lunchtime, Callier is so highly regarded by those in the know that a string of famed musicians are only too happy to record with him.