Why was clemency trending last week?

arrogance of power

presumption on the part of a nation that its power gives it the right to intervene in the affairs of less powerful nations.
Origin of arrogance of power
1965-70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for arrogance of power
  • Their goal is to bring misery and grief to people who have an arrogance of power.
  • Keep them from the arrogance of power and the blindness of nationalism.

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for arrogance of power

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for arrogance

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for arrogance of power