toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

conceit
used in Rose Red

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
feelings of excessive pride
  • John Rimbauer, ruggedly handsome, is a pragmatic man (which possibly accounts for his success in the oil business), extremely sure of himself and even given to moments of conceit.
    2 — 1907 (12% in)
  • I can only hope this does not match my future husband's ego or conceit, for if so, I am in for a formidable challenge in the years that lie ahead!
    2 — 1907 (23% in)

There are no more uses of "conceit" in Rose Red.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®