name-dropping

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the practice of casually mentioning important people in order to impress your listener

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I tried to inject a little irony into the proceedings telling our genial guide: "Terry, one really should never name drop.
Dr Dre's protege Jayceon 'The Game' Taylor's latest single Dreams has been produced by Kanye West and name drops the likes of Mya, who features in the video, Whitney Houston, Eminem and Snoop Dogg.
Yes, she moves, mimics, disses and name drops with the skill of any accomplished cabaret artist.