To take attention from someone else’s accomplishements or good news
to get it for themselves
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Molly really stole my thunder when I told the girls that our son starts talking. She starts bragging that their Cathy could talk since she was ten months.
I was telling everyone a joke I heard yesterday and my colleague just interrupted me to tell a different one. I hate it when he steals my thunder.