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arrogant
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
having an excessive sense of superiority
  • Anatole's students did essentially the same, displaying a constant impulse to educate him about democracy and human rights—arrogant sophomores!
    Book 5 — Exodus (69% in)
  • Tata Ndu certainly had his arrogance in the ways of command, even calling down a vote in church to humiliate my father, but in matters of life and death, I can see now, he was almost incomprehensibly polite.
    Book 5 — Exodus (56% in)
  • Not necessarily, no. The arrogance of the able-bodied is staggering.
    Book 5 — Exodus (89% in)

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