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conceit
used in Atonement

3 uses
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Definition
feelings of excessive pride
  • Now he understood how conceited a delusion this was.
    Part 2 (68% in)
  • For one can assume too much sometimes, in fits of conceited self-blame.
    Part 2 (97% in)
  • Suddenly, she was right there before me, that busy, priggish, conceited little girl, and she was not dead either, for when people tittered appreciatively at "evanesce" my feeble heart—ridiculous vanity!
    Part 3 (95% in)

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