- Others, the majority, disliked him and considered him conceited, cold, and disagreeable.
- And now, when one wants to smooth the thing over, some conceit prevents your apologizing, and you wish to make the whole affair public.
- Wolzogen, shrugging his shoulders and curling his lips, stepped silently aside, marveling at "the old gentleman’s" conceited stupidity.
- Vera, judging only by her husband and generalizing from that observation, supposed that all men, though they understand nothing and are conceited and selfish, ascribe common sense to themselves alone.
- Am I not too conceited and self-confident?
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- Her conceit will be her downfall.
- Even misfortune didn’t diminish her conceit.
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