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conceit -- as in: confident, but not conceited
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Treasure Island
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  • I was drinking in his words and smiling away, as conceited as a cock upon a wall, when, all in a breath, back went his right hand over his shoulder.

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  • Her conceit will be her downfall.
  • Even misfortune didn’t diminish her conceit.

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