swelled head

swelled head

noun
an inordinately grand opinion of oneself; conceit.

Origin:
1890–95

swelled-headed, adjective
swelled-headedness, noun
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swelled head or swollen head
 
n
informal an inflated view of one's own worth, often caused by sudden success
 
swollen head or swollen head
 
n

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