fejébe száll a dicsőség

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally: "glory flies into one's head"

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈfɛjeːbɛ ˈsaːlː ɒˈdit͡ʃøːʃeːɡ]

Verb[edit]

fejébe száll a dicsőség

  1. (idiomatic) to become swell-headed by success, to go to one's head (to become overconfident and self-conceited by one's own success)
    Fejébe szállt a dicsőség!Success has gone to his head!