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conceit -- as in: confident, but not conceited
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Babbitt
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  • And Littlefield, the conceited old gas-bag, acting like it was Ted that was the bad influence!
  • As he danced he surveyed the rest of the Bunch: A thin young woman who looked capable, conceited, and sarcastic.

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

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