arrogant


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overly convinced of one's own superiority and importance

Synonyms for arrogant

having or showing feelings of unwarranted importance out of overbearing pride

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Had that wit been all of the arrogant, upstanding Van Horn, and had it gone out as the flickering flame of a splinter of wood goes out when it is quite burnt to a powder-fluff of ash?
As to Goldsmith, I do not think that a man of harsh and arrogant nature, of worldly and selfish soul, could ever have written his style, and I do not think that, in far greater measure than criticism has recognized, his spiritual quality, his essential friendliness, expressed itself in the literary beauty that wins the heart as well as takes the fancy in his work.
You see, the respect shown the worn-out old cab-horse made him a little arrogant, and he forgot he was a guest, never having been treated otherwise than as a servant since the day he was born, until his arrival in the Land of Oz.
Cann has advised afro pop sensation Kelvynboy to stop being arrogant.
THE daughter of martial arts star Bruce Lee has picked a fight with Quentin Tarantino after he called her late father arrogant.
Arrogant in his assumption that those who would change their mind on how they voted would all be from 'Leave' to 'Remain'.
Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) chairman Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad tonight cautioned party members not to become arrogant after winning the 14th general election.
Summary: Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] Dec 20 (ANI): After Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) staged a protest in the Karnataka assembly over the farm loan waiver issue, state BJP chief BS Yeddyurappa said that Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy wasn't ready to reply on the issue while seeking his apology for his "arrogant behaviour".
Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel Zubiri repeatedly said this on Thursday, even calling the Catholic Church, particularly the Diocese of Borongan, 'arrogant' for branding as 'disrespectful mangling of history' his proposal to place one of the three Balangiga bells at the National Museum.
Minister for Human Rights Shireen Mazari on Tuesday advised the US Representative for Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad that when coming to Pakistan he should bring a 'less arrogant and hostile mindset'.
No sympathy for arrogant footballer IS there anyone more "arrogant" than the former Birmingham City and West Bromwich Albion footballer who told police who collared him for drink-driving: "I'm a millionaire, I don't give a f***." (Birmingham Mail, April 6).
After seven years of cuts to our fantastic, NHS, police and fire service etc, causing morale to be at an all time low, treating the poor the vunerable, disabled and pensioners with utter contempt, not the care and respect they so rightfully deserve, this arrogant and nasty woman, and her rag bag bunch of ministers, want to serve with humility.
Quds Day revives Islamic values: Cleric Quds is an opportunity for the nation to voice its protest against the arrogant powers
Based on a true story, "Arrogant Agitation: Pleasure and Struggle in the 1960s" is an historical novel that explores the life of one woman in the chaotic 1960s as she struggles to overcome her past and become a new person.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Wednesday reciprocated the insulting words of his UAE counterpart Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan in indirect words, and said "arrogant nouveau-riche" should stay out of diplomacy.