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arrogant
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Definition having an excessive sense of superiority
  • I'm not worried that she might appear insecure. I'm worried that she might appear arrogant.
arrogant = having an excessive sense of superiority
  • She is rude and arrogant.
  • arrogant = having an excessive sense of superiority
  • She treats people with arrogance, but she is a genius.
  • I can't abide her arrogant attitude.
  • an arrogant official
  • Tradition means giving votes to the most obscure of all classes, our ancestors. It is the democracy of the dead. Tradition refuses to submit to the small and arrogant oligarchy of those who merely happen to be walking about.
    G. K. Chesterton
  • arrogant claims
  • On this occasion her arrogant feeling that she could direct everybody dwindled away.
    Woolf, Virginia  --  Night and Day
  • There was pride in his eyes without arrogance.
    Margaret Craven  --  I Heard the Owl Call My Name
  • arrogance = an excessive sense of superiority
  • She may be arrogant, but she doesn't look stupid.
    J.D. Robb  --  Immortal in Death
  • arrogant = having an excessive sense of superiority
  • She didn't like me because I was arrogant and uncooperative
    Susanna Kaysen  --  Girl Interrupted
  • arrogant = with an excessive sense of superiority
  • ... "the way I behaved must have seemed very arrogant to you."
    Franz Kafka  --  The Trial
  • arrogant = having an excessive sense of superiority
  • They project arrogance and brutality.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • arrogance = having an excessive sense of superiority
  • He had shown many signs of improvement, but his belligerent, arrogant, and selfish attitude—borne of a life of idle privilege—still showed through from time to time.
    Jim Stovall  --  The Ultimate Gift
  • arrogant = having an excessive sense of superiority
  • Part of that is because if you dispense your own wisdom, others often dismiss it; if you offer wisdom from a third party, it seems less arrogant and more acceptable.
    Randy Pausch  --  The Last Lecture
  • arrogant = having an excessive sense of superiority
  • It takes arrogance, really—to believe you can will, with your eyes and your lips, the destiny of another.
    David Henry Hwang  --  M. Butterfly
  • arrogance = having an excessive sense of superiority
  • Since when did I think that display of arrogance was cute?
    Kody Keplinger  --  The DUFF: (Designated Ugly Fat Friend)
  • arrogance = an excessive sense of superiority
  • The Olympians are so arrogant; they never dreamed someone would dare steal from them.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lightning Thief
  • arrogant = having an excessive sense of superiority
  • "You can't offer me something that is already mine," the chief said, arrogantly.
    Paulo Coelho  --  The Alchemist
  • arrogantly = with an excessive sense of superiority
  • Those plump, sleek, arrogant mice were doomed.
    John Steinbeck  --  The Red Pony
arrogant = having an excessive sense of superiority

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