self-conceited

self-conceit

[self-kuhn-seet, self-]
noun
an excessively favorable opinion of oneself, one's abilities, etc.; vanity.

Origin:
1580–90

self-conceited, adjective
self-conceitedly, adverb
self-conceitedness, noun
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self-conceited

adjective
characteristic of false pride; having an exaggerated sense of self-importance; "a conceited fool"; "an attitude of self-conceited arrogance"; "an egotistical disregard of others"; "so swollen by victory that he was unfit for normal duty"; "growing ever more swollen-headed and arbitrary"; "vain about her clothes" [syn: conceited
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