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swelled head

noun
1.
an inordinately grand opinion of oneself; conceit.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
Related forms
swelled-headed, adjective
swelled-headedness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for swelled-head

swelled head

noun
1.
(informal) an inflated view of one's own worth, often caused by sudden success
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Slang definitions & phrases for swelled-head

sweet-tooth

noun

Narcotic addiction or craving (1960s+ Narcotics)


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