Be above oneself - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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be above (oneself)
To be acting in a conceited manner. Primarily heard in UK. Geez, you're above yourself these days—the rest of us have opinions worth hearing too, you know!
be/get aˈbove yourself (disapproving) behave as if you are better or more important than you really are: She’s getting a bit above herself. She’s only been working for me for two weeks and already she’s telling me what to do!
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It means "to be above oneself
or to be on one's high horse.
It means ``to be above oneself
or to be on one's highhorse''.